Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants: According to The Hollywood Reporter, Alexis Bledel, one of TV's "Gilmore Girls," has nabbed a starring role in Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants Alcon Entertainment's adaptation of the best-selling book. Ken Kwapis will direct.

Penned by Delia Ephron from the novel by Ann Brashares, the coming-of-age story revolves around four friends during the first summer they spend apart. They vow to keep in touch by circulating a magical pair of secondhand jeans that fits each of them perfectly. Bledel will play Lena, who is going to Greece with her grandparents.

Brian B.