Date: 24th February 2006

Barrymore to play Jackie O relative

Drew Barrymore and Jessica Lange have agreed to star in Grey Gardens.

The film follows the story of two eccentric relatives of Jacqueline Kennedy who made headlines when the health department threatened to raid their home.

Barrymore will play Little Edie, and Lange will play her mother, Big Edie Bouvier Beale, the socialite cousin and aunt of Kennedy Onassis reports Variety.

Source: Press Release