Movie News

Brook to play Rita Hayworth?

Movie News
Caffeinated Clint
@http://www.twitter.com/clintmoviehole

Clint is the creator, editor and maintainer of Moviehole.

The future Mrs Zane as 40s screen goddess?


I’ll believe it when I see it – it’s like casting Elizabeth Berkeley as Elizabeth II for Christs sake – but according to Sky News, model turned video-superstar Kelly Brook is in talks to play Hollywood legend Rita Hayworth, in a new unnamed movie.

The role will require the actress – whose credits include such blockbusters as “Three”, “School for Seduction” and “Ripper” – to belt out a tune or two, so she’s already spent some time in the studio. “I have developed a good singing voice now”, she tells.

Apparently sitcom queen Debra Messing is her competition. (Personally, I’d go for Catherine Zeta Jones, who was at one stage lined up to play the screen queen in a Broadway musical – which never happened).

Hayworth, for those without a copy of Leonard Maltin’s Movie Encylopedia, was an American actress of Spanish and English descent who reached fame during the 1940s as the era’s leading sex symbol. Her many credits include Howard Hughes’ “Only Angels Have Wings” (1939), “Blood and Sand” (1941), and “The Lady from Shanghai” (1948).

ShareShare on FacebookTweet about this on TwitterEmail this to someoneShare on Google+Pin on Pinterest

About Caffeinated Clint

Clint is the creator, editor and maintainer of Moviehole.

View All Posts

Your Name (required)

Your Email (required)

Subject

Your Message

captcha

Against the Current - the band, not adventures in dangerous swimming 101
Zedd - If our love is tragedy, why are you my remedy? (Well, answer my question!)
Arrow (Okay, Felicity from Arrow!)
Chrissy Costanza (cat eyes and buttery lyrics!)
Girls (TV) (Okay, Allison Williams!)
Movies - especially when they play in the dark.
Twin Peaks (TV)
Friends (TV) (It had me at "No way are you cool enough to pull Clint"; damn straight, Chandler!)
Traveling - preferably where water is, so I can splash someone!
Star Wars trilogy - no, the other one, fella!
Alex G - far more talented than her younger brother Alex H
Cameron Crowe movies - Say Anything..., Jerry Maguire, Almost Famous
The sign 'Free Wi-Fi'.
Reenacting dance/song scenes from "Grease" with my little girl (hey! Wait till you see my 'Summer Lovin'! - don't judge)
Die Hard - 40 stories of Sheer Adventure!
Alex Goot & Friends (his enemies aren't half as talented!)
Cooking up a nice dish and sitting in the entertainment area, on a cool night, basking in it's greatness.
Inflatable kids pools full of Vodka Lime Crush.
Acidic Email from angry, over passionate teenagers after I trash something "Twilight"-related on the site. Sparkle elsewhere.
My baby girl's big, caring heart.

More in Movie News

gregjames

Greg Mclean gunning for Belco Experiment

Caffeinated ClintApril 1, 2015
bloodlinedvd

Bloodline returning for season two

Caffeinated ClintApril 1, 2015
batman

What a Croc!

Caffeinated ClintApril 1, 2015
jefffahey

The Lawnmower Man cuts From Dusk Till Dawn

Caffeinated ClintApril 1, 2015
-+

Rachel Weisz sails into Colin Firth’s Donald Crowhurst biopic

Ashleigh DaviesApril 1, 2015
wahlberg1

Mark Wahlberg to join CBS Films’ Boston Marathon project

Ashleigh DaviesApril 1, 2015
madmax

Trailer : Mad Max : Fury Road

Caffeinated ClintApril 1, 2015
clublife

Trailer : Club Life

Editorial StaffApril 1, 2015
unfreedom

Trailer : Unfreedom

Editorial StaffApril 1, 2015

Login

Lost your password?