Pascal Pictures Acquires YA Novel ‘Ayesha at Last’ by Uzma Jalaluddin


Pascal Pictures has bought the adaptation rights of YA novel “Ayesha at Last” by Uzma Jalaluddin. 

It’s a romantic dramedy and which has been blurbed as the modern-day retelling of Pride and Prejudice with a twist. 

The story follows Ayesha, a Canadian Muslim that wants to be a poet. Eric Fineman and Isabel Siskin are attached to executive produce. 

Ayesha at Last was published in Canada last and slated to hit the shelves in the U.S. next year. 

Source: Deadline