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Katie Cassidy Joins Revenge Of The Nerds
Playing a sexy sorority leader

21 September 2006  |  Written by   |  Source: Variety

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Katie Cassidy, who was recently on screen as Adam Sandler’s grown-up daughter in Click, has been picked to star as a sorority head in Fox Atomic’s remake of Revenge Of The Nerds.

She’s the first announced casting for the film, which sees a pack of geeky types and outcasts create their own fraternity to compete with the sports-loving jocks who rule their college.

It’s not the first time we’ll see Cassidy on screen as a sorority queen, or in a remake – she’s also appearing in Glen Morgan and James Wong’s redo of Black Christmas.

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