Angelina Jolie set to star in Nigella Lawson movie

TABLOIDS OUT; NO BOOK PUBLISHING WITHOUT PRIOR APPROVAL. NO ARCHIVE. NO RESALE.

Craig Sjodin/Getty

British chef Nigella Lawson has had a dramatic few months, having divorced her husband Charles Saatchi and becoming embroiled in fraud trial against two former assistants.

Angelina Jolie is set to play Nigella Lawson in a Hollywood movie about the “Domestic Goddess’s” turbulent life.

Producers have reportedly made the 38-year-old actress their number one choice to play the TV chef who recently divorced husband Charles Saatchi and was accused of taking cocaine in a court case.

RELATED: NIGELLA LAWSON SPEAKS OUT FOR FIRST TIME SINCE TRIAL’S VERDICT

“Angie had planned to take a lot of time off next year but this role is very tempting,” an insider on the project told The Sun.

“She has been gripped like everyone else by all the drama surrounding Nigella these past few months and thinks she is a remarkable woman,” the source added.

Angelina Jolie is reportedly tempted by the role.

Karwai Tang/Getty

Angelina Jolie is reportedly tempted by the role.

RELATED: BRAD PITT, ANGELINA JOLIE, THEIR KIDS GO ON SHOPPING SPREE AT TARGET

The movie would follow the rollercoaster life of “The Taste” star, who is now 54.

It would also reportedly include the $ 1.1million fraud trial that saw her two former aides cleared. It also saw Lawson admit having taken cocaine.

RELATED: NIGELLA LAWSON REVEALS SHE IS ‘CONFLICT AVERSE’

It’s unclear when the movie would be released, but another insider said it was being touted for next year.


Nation / World – NY Daily News

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>