Jem and the Holograms Cast Announced: Who Landed the Lead?

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It really is happening.

A big screen, live-action version of the 1980s cartoon Jem and the Holograms will soon arrive in a theater near you, and the production took a rather big step closer to becoming a reality this week:

It announced the four main cast members!

With director Jon M. Chu at the helm, the film will follow an orphaned teenage girl who becomes an Internet recording sensation and embarks on a music-based scavenger hunt.

Who has landed the lead role? Does she have any singing experience? Who will be backing her up? Click around and learn all about the cast now!

Aubrey Peeples as Jem
Aubrey Peeples has landed the lead role in Jem and the Holograms. You likely know her best from ABC's Nashville. Yes, she can sing.

No release date for Jem and the Holograms has been announced.

But Chu did release the following poster as a major tease for fans of the original series. We can't wait!

Jem and the Holograms Poster
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I have never heard of the person who got the part of jem. I thought it was be someone known to get the part.