But Peck isn’t just another Hollywood dreamer. He’s the grandson of Oscar winner Gregory Peck
(To Kill a Mockingbird
The ABC Family pilot based on the 1999 film (which was in turn based on William Shakespeare’s The Taming of the Shrew
) will also star Lindsey Shaw
, Meaghan Jette Martin
, Kyle Kaplan
and Nicholas Braun
according to the Hollywood Reporter.
Like the film, the story will center on two teen sisters, including the strong-willed Kat (Shaw) and popular Bianca (Martin), as they adapt to life at a new school. Braun will step in as Cameron, who’s crushing on Bianca, while Peck will play the hard-to-read Patrick who peaks Kat’s curiosity. MORE NEWS: So, Does 'Twilight' Suck?