Miley Cyrus to shed clean-cut image with role in new movie ‘Wake’?

Updated: Jun 18, 2010, 19:25 PM IST

London: ‘Hannah Montana’ star Miley Cyrus is reportedly in talks to star in new movie ‘Wake’ that will see her shedding her clean-cut image for good.

Cyrus, 17, recently revealed that she wants to focus on making movies over the next few years, and now she is rumoured to be preparing for a more grown up role in the paranormal thriller, the Daily Star reported.

The upcoming movie, based on the best-selling novel by Lisa McMann, tells the story of a teenage girl who is sucked into other people’s dreams and ends up in a living nightmare.

Wake is the first of three books and movie bosses have reportedly bought the rights to the whole trilogy with plans to turn the stories into a franchise.

And according to the Hollywood Reporter, Cyrus is the favourite for the lead role.