Date: 16th August 2004

Paltrow to play Peggy Lee

Gwyneth Paltrow is set to play Peggy Lee in a biopic about Truman Capote.

Variety reports she'll join Mark Wahlberg, Sandra Bullock and Sigourney Weaver in the cast of Every Word Is True.

The film will look at Capote's relationship with convicted murderers Dick Hickock and Smith as pair awaited execution on death row.

The film is expected to begin filming early next year.

Source: Press Release