Tuesday, September 26, 2006
Kirsten Scott-Thomas joins cast of The Other Boleyn Girl
Kirsten Scott-thomas has joined the cast of The Other Boleyn Girl, an adaptation of Phillipa Gregory's best-selling novel focussing on Anne and Mary Boleyn' s romantic entanglements with Henry VIII, and is set to play their mother, Lady Boleyn. Spanish actress Ana Torrent has been attached to the project, according to IMDB (www.imdb.co.uk), as King Henry's first wife Katherine of Aragon. Natalie Portman is portraying the tragic, mercurial Anne Boleyn in this production with Scarlet Johansson taking on her sister Mary. Eric Bana plays Henry VIII and Jim Sturgess is George Boleyn.