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Britt Robertson to star in Netflix comedy 'Girlboss'

The ‘Tomorrowland’ actress will headline the series based on Sophia Amoruso’s book.

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Tomorrowland star Britt Robertson has been cast as the lead in Girlboss, Netflix’s upcoming adaptation of Sophia Amoruso’s best-selling book. 

Robertson will play the rebellious Sophia, who launches a successful fashion empire, beginning with selling vintage clothing. 

Girlboss is created by Kay Cannon (Pitch Perfect) and executive produced by Charlize Theron (Mad Max: Fury Road) and Amoruso. 

The 13 episode half-hour series will premiere sometime in 2017.