'Dance Moms' alum Ava Michelle to star in Netflix's 'Tall Girl' film
UPI News Service, 01/26/2019
"Dance Moms" alum Ava Michelle will have a starring role in a new Netflix film.
The 16-year-old dancer, television personality and actress, who stands 6'1", will appear in the upcoming movie "Tall Girl."
"I will be staring in @netflix's new teen comedy 'TALL GIRL,'" she confirmed Thursday on Instagram Stories.
"So beyond grateful and excited for this journey alongside some amazingly talented people!"
"Tall Girl" is described as a coming-of-age film. The movie is directed by Nzingha Stewart and co-stars Griffin Gluck, Luke Eisner, Sabrina Carpenter and Angela Kinsey.
Netflix shared the news in a tweet on its See What's Next account Thursday.
"After a worldwide casting call, 6'1" Ava Michelle will star in 'Tall Girl,' a touching, coming of age movie directed by @zingbling and co-starring #AmericanVandal alum @griffingluck, Luke Eisner, @SabrinaAnnLynn, Steve Zahn & @AngelaKinsey," the post reads.
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