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Leighton Meester is set to make her Broadway debut next year in a production of Of Mice and MenThe Associated Press reports. The Gossip Girl star will play the wife of a ranch boss who catches the eye of mentally challenged Lennie.

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James Franco and Chris O'Dowd will also star in the production, which will be directed by Tony winner Anna D. Shapiro.

Of Mice and Men will debut on Broadway in March 2014, according to the AP.

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