'Grace of Monaco' Wants Nicole Kidman as Grace Kelly

The actress will portray Grace Kelly between the months of December 1961 and November 1962.

Grace of Monaco wants Nicole Kidman
Grace of Monaco wants Nicole Kidman
Nicole Kidman is in talks to portray Grace Kelly in Olivier Dahan's Grace of Monaco. The coveted role has been sought after by many female headliners in Hollywood.

The film takes place between December 1961 and November 1962, the story follows the former Oscar winner and mother of two who had already spent six years as the monarch of a European nation. The starlet was called upon to save Monaco from an escalating situation regarding its standing as a tax haven, with French leader Charles de Gaulle giving her husband, Monaco's Prince Rainier III, six months to reform its tax laws.

Pierre-Ange Le Pogam is producing with writer Arash Amel.

Grace of Monaco comes to theaters in 2014 and stars Nicole Kidman, Milo Ventimiglia, Parker Posey, Tim Roth, Paz Vega, Frank Langella, Derek Jacobi, Geraldine Somerville. The film is directed by Olivier Dahan.



Sources: Variety

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Comments (3)

  1. Bawnian©-Dexeus

    @thedude-abides If they can make her look 32, its fine by me

    3 years agoby @bawnian-dexeusFlag

  2. Jacques Motiff

    Should be January Jones. She is a dead ringer for Grace.

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  3. thedude-abides

    A little old, but she'd be a good choice.

    3 years agoby @thedude-abidesFlag