This time she's going to be an executive producer rather than treat us to her superb acting...


is back in the movies.

The star, whose acting career has suffered from a few setbacks, will be executive producer for Maverick Films, overseeing a romantic comedy called ‘She Rocks’.

The film is described as a music industry version of ‘Working Girl’ and stars Amanda Peet (The Whole Nine Yards). Peet plays a music journalist who writes a career-making story about a rock star, according to Billboard. The search is still on for the male lead

The director is Amie Steir, a film-maker who has written and directed shorts for HBO.

Madonna is reported to love both the script and Steir and Peet’s work. She has “taken closely to this project set in the music industry; a world all too familiar to her,” according to Caresse Henry, who along with Zachary Feuer will produce for Maverick. Production is slated for the autumn.