With Possible Trial Looming, Lohan Tweets About Future Films

Lindsay Lohan attends the Cinema Society & Coach screening of "Source Code" at the Crosby Street Hotel in New York City on March 31, 2011 Lindsay Lohan attends the Cinema Society & Coach screening of

Lindsay Lohan is due in court Friday morning for a hearing in her felony grand theft case, but the actress is staying positive and looking ahead to her future film projects.

“With my family and thinking of my grandfather whos birthday was yesterday and unfortunately passed away a few years ago… i am just grateful for the life i have,” the actress Tweeted late Thursday night.

“i cannot explain how excited i am to begin working on films again, on top of that- i better get one of my two favorite scripts that i am in love with,” she continued. “My friends know what they both are….. all my love- LL god bless and g’night”

Earlier this week, it was announced that she would be heading back to the big screen as Kim Gotti, the wife of John Gotti Jr., in “Gotti: Three Generations,” after she was initially dropped from the project, to which John Travolta is also attached in a leading role.

The 24-year-old star recently spoke to the Associated Press about her desire to get back to work.

“I’m really excited to be back on set and clear up all the misinterpretations about me and show this is what I love to do,” she told the AP. “I think in the past, I had a lot of distractions,” she said. “I’ve learned a lot. I’ve lived a lot. When I’m on set, it’s about the film.”

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