Universal Pictures and Strike Entertainment have acquired the Jay Asher novel 13 Reasons Why as a star vehicle for Selena Gomez, reports Deadline. Mandy Teefey of July Moon Productions will be a co-producer. The novel is about a shy California high school student who returns from school to find a box waiting on
..his doorstep. It contains seven cassette tapes recorded by Hanna Baker, the classmate he had a crush on. Before she committed suicide, Hannah sent the tapes to one classmate with instructions to pass them on to a list of students like a chain letter. The tapes explain to 13 people the role in her death.
Selena pictured @ Never Say Never premiere in LA. Purple for Justin!