Ashley Tisdale by Eric Charbonneau/ WireImage.com Ashley Tisdale by Eric Charbonneau/ WireImage.com

Ashley Tisdale is thisclose to signing a year-long development deal with American Idol producer FremantleMedia North America. If signed, says Variety, Fremantle will seek to develop projects revolving around the High School Musical starlet.

Tisdale is also in talks to headline a remake of Teen Witch, playing an unpopular girl who discovers that she's a descendant of witches and thus boasts way-cool powers. Robyn Lively starred in the 1989 original film. - MWM

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