According to The Hollywood Reporter, Walt Disney Pictures has pre-emptively picked up movie rights to the upcoming book "Beyond the Blonde" and has set Lucy Dahl to adapt.

The book, written by Kathleen Flynn-Hui, is a romantic comedy set in the world of a New York salon. It will be published in September by Warner Books. Sumpter and Lauren Wagner are developing the project for Tollin/Robbins, while Karen Glass and Todd Murata oversee for Disney.