“I’ve done some bad movies,” Nat Wolff admits to ETonline. The
20-year-old former Nickelodeon star isn’t referring to Ashby
, the dark comedy starring Mickey Rourke and Emma Roberts, or
the upcoming adaptation of John Green’s Paper
. Those two films, much like last year’s summer hit, TheFault
in Our Stars
, Wolff is proud of.
In fact, it was the success of that teen romance -- also an
adaptation of a popular Green novel -- that gave Wolff the opportunity to take
more control of his own career. While wrapping up production on The Fault in Our Stars
, producer Marty
Bowen hinted at the possibility of doing Paper
and Wolff made clear he was interested, even before a script was
Obviously, that film was an easy choice for Wolff: the leading role of a highly anticipated adaptation, produced by the same team as the first hit, and, later, co-starring Cara Delivingne, the somewhat controversial, but extremely popular fashion model and part-time actress.