Date: 22nd June 2006

Natalie to lose her head

Natalie Portman is set to play Anne Boleyn alongside Hulk star Eric Bana as Henry VIII.

They are in talks to star in The Other Boleyn Girl, about Anne and her sister Mary who were rivals for the heart of the king.

According to The Hollywood Reporter, Columbia are making the movie.

BBC Films originally acquired book rights and made a 2003 TV movie starring Natascha McElhone.

The BBC’s David Thompson is set to produce this big screen version.

Source: Press Release