Monica Bellucci, Guy Pearce Are Back in Black
Thu, 21 May 2009 11:05:36
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Monica Bellucci and
Guy Pearce will star with
Miranda Otto in The Women
in Black, a romantic comedy to be directed by
Bruce Beresford. The script is based on a novel written by Madeleine St. John and the film is scheduled to begin lensing
in Sydney in October. Pearce and Otto are both of Australian origin.
The action is set in a high-end fashion department store in the 1960s and centers on a group of saleswomen and their families. Beresford has said he has wanted to make this film ever since reading the "dazzling small novel."
Bellucci will also star as Nicolas Cage's love interest in The Sorcerer's Apprentice. She will play Veronica, a sorceress and the long-lost love of Cage's Balthazar Blake. The film, recently plagued by a on-set accidents, is currently shooting in New York City.
—The ARTISTdirect Staff