Blanchett grows Wings

Cate Blanchett is set to star as Katharine Hepburn in “The Aviator”, opposite Leonardo Di Caprio, says Sydney’s The Daily Telegraph. The film, which will follow the life and times of reclusive billionaire filmmaker Howard Hughes, is set to start shooting next month. Kate Beckinsale also stars in the movie, as Ava Gardner. The Hollywood Reporter adds that Adam Scott, Kelli Garner and Gwen Stefani have also signed on.