Twilight’s Ashley Greene Will Star in an Oliver Twist Update

TORONTO, ON - SEPTEMBER 12: Actress Ashley Greene attends "Ten Year" Premiere at Ryerson Theatre during the 2011 Toronto International Film Festival on September 12, 2011 in Toronto, Canada. (Photo by Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images) Photo: Alberto E. Rodriguez/2011 Getty Images

Ashley Greene will be channeling her inner Dickensian scamp in the upcoming film Olivia Twisted, an "ultra-modern" take on the required-reading classic Oliver Twist. The new movie centers on 19-year-old Olivia and "a group of highly-trained, orphaned street urchins" who wind up in the middle of a turf war; this all occurs over a "unique gothic backdrop," according to Variety. What is the age cutoff for urchinhood in this "ultra-modern," "gothic," gender-swapped Dickens world? And is an "ultra-modern," "gothic" Artful Dodger pretty much a Martial-Arts-ful Dodger? [Variety]