Jaime King set to star in How To Cook Your Daughter

Jaime King is set to star in a film adaptation of How To Cook Your Daughter.

Deadline reports that the Hart Of Dixie star, 37, is to take on the lead role in the movie which is based on Jessica Hendra's memoir of the same name.

Jessica's book tells her story growing up as the daughter of National Lampoon editor Tony Hendra who she alleges sexually abused her from the age of six and also subjected her to emotional abuse.

Onto the next project: It was announced on Monday that Jaime King is set to star in How To Cook Your Daughter based on Jessica Hendra's memoir. Here is the actress in Los Angeles for a Pre-Oscar Cocktail Party last weekend

Telling the story: Jessica's book talks about growing up as the daughter of National Lampoon editor Tony Hendra. Here is the writer in her Los Angeles home in 2005

Her book was written in response to Tony's own tome Father Joe: The Man Who Saved My Soul, which was about his life-long friendship with a Benedictine monk who he

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