Selena Gomez has landed a big project. The 28-year-old singer will reportedly essay the role of Peruvian mountaineer and social entrepreneur Silvia Vásquez-Lavado in an upcoming biopic titled 'In the Shadow of the Mountain'. Vásquez-Lavado was the first Peruvian woman to summit Mt. Everest and the first, a challenge to climb the highest mountain in each continent. The film will be based on the Vásquez-Lavado's upcoming memoir of the same name. Directed by Elgin James, 'In the Shadow of the Mountain' will be produced by Oscar-winner Donna Gigliotti.