With the monumental success of The Fault in Our Stars and Paper Towns, it’s no shock that another John Green novel, Looking for Alaska, will be making its big screen debut. The Internet has been going cray cray over which actress is perfect for the role of the book’s main character, Alaska Young. We know just the girls who could capture the true essence of Alaska. Check out our casting choices below!
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Name: Kaya Scodelario
Why she’d be the perfect Alaska: Kaya is no stranger to playing characters that have gone through some serious hardships, so she’d obvi know just how to bring Alaska’s emotional state to life.
Name: Selena Gomez
Where you’ve seen her: Where haven’t you seen her?
Why she’d be the perfect Alaska: If you’ve read the book, then you’d know that Sel perfectly fits the description of Alaska’s appearance.
Name: Sasha Pieterse
Where you’ve seen her: Bringing plenty of unwanted drama to Rosewood on Pretty Little Liars
Why she’d be the perfect Alaska: Alaska likes to hide pieces of her life from her friends. Clearly Sasha does a fab job of hiding almost everything about her life from her BFFs as Alison DiLaurentes, so she’s a perfect fit for the role.
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Name: Sofia Carson
Where you’ve seen her: Getting her evil on as one of our favorite descendants
Why she’d be the perfect Alaska: Alaska is all about being flirty and charming. Sofia nailed the flirtatious vibe of Evie, so the role of Alaska is right up her alley.
Name: Hailee Steinfeld
Where you’ve seen her: Singing her way into our hearts in Pitch Perfect 2 and all up on her BFF Taylor Swift’s IG
Why she’d be the perfect Alaska: It would be fun to see her play this darker and more serious role of Alaska, especially because she’s totally opposite of Alaska off screen.
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Name: Ryan Newman
Where you’ve seen her: Being totally hilarious on See Dad Run and our fashion inspo on ever red carpet ever
Why she’d be the perfect Alaska: She’s great at playing a rebellious teen on See Dad Run, which means she would be even better playing the rebellious Alaska.
Which actress do you think would make the perfect Alaska Young? Tell us in the comments below.