Biopic Stars

  • We'll Take Manhattan' airing in 2012 in January on BBC in the UK and in February on Ovation in the US staring actress Karen Gillan as model Jean Shrimpton will examine her relationship with fashion photographer David Bailey.

  • Zoe Saldana will reportedly play Nina Simone in a film biopic by writer and director Cynthia Mort and executive producer Jimmy Lovine.

  • Actress Scarlett Johansson will play actress Janet Leigh in a film biopic about filmmaker Alfred Hitchcock entitled 'Hitchcock.'

  • Actress Jessica Biel will play actress Vera Miles in a film biopic about filmmaker Alfred Hitchcock entitled 'Hitchcock.'

  • Banderas will reportedly play Pablo Picasso in an upcoming film biopic currently titled '33 Days,' to be film in the summer of 2012 in France and Spain

  • Helen Mirren will reportedly play Linda Kenney Baden in a film biopic about Phil Spector directed by David Mamet

  • Ralph Fiennes will reportedly play Charles Dickens in a film biopic entitled 'The Invisible Woman' directed by the actor himself.

  • Emma Thompson will reportedly play Queen Elizabeth II in a TV film biopic entitled 'Walking The Dogs.'

  • John Travolta will reportedly play John Gotti in a film biopic entitled 'Gotti: In the Shadow of My Father' directed by Barry Levinson.

  • Jane Fonda. Fonda is in talks reportedly to play Nancy Reagan in a film by director Lee Daniels about a White House butler for eight serving US presidents including during the Reagan era

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