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Sofia Carson, Charles Melton Join Elizabeth Allen Rosenbaum’s ‘Purple Hearts’

Sofia Carson, Charles Melton Join Elizabeth Allen Rosenbaum’s ‘Purple Hearts’

Sofia Carson and Charles Melton have boarded director Elizabeth Allen Rosenbaum’s YA romance “Purple Hearts,” about two star-crossed lovers. Embankment has launched worldwide sales.

Adapted from Tess Wakefield’s novel by Tony Award nominee Kyle Jarrow (“Valor” TV series) and Liz Garcia, Rosenbaum directs the transformative journey of two passionate young souls, aspiring singer-songwriter Cassie and military man Luke, who in spite of their apparent differences, fall hopelessly in love.

Rosenbaum said: “’Purple Hearts’ provides hope that two people with such differing world views, stuck in the same place, forced to fight the same fight, might be able to learn a little about each other’s beliefs, get over their own bullshit, start to understand each other and just maybe fall in love. It’s a very timely, emotional story – truly a romance for the ages.”

Carson will also write and perform the film’s original soundtrack. The actress,

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