Author Nicholas Sparks stated that the singer of "Watermelon Sugar" would be the perfect Colby in a Dreamland movie version
In an interview with Good Morning America on September 20, the author brought up the concept
and noted that his daughters are admirers of the musician.
In an interview with SiriusXM's Jess Cagle on September 22
Sparks explained his reasoning and referred to the Don't Worry Darling actress as "an unbelievable singer."
Added he, "He will debut in a significant film.
The young man clearly has acting talent, and you always want a decent actor."
Colby Mills, a promising musical theatre star in Dreamland, encounters a catastrophe that upends his future career but finds comfort in Morgan Lee's companionship.