A BEAUTIFUL MIND star Jennifer Connelly has signed up to star in a new adaptation of William Shakespeare's classic tragedy Macbeth.

The OSCAR-winning actress will team up with Philip Seymour Hoffman for the screen project.

Production is expected to begin later this year (04). Orson Welles starred in and directed one of many screen adaptations of the play in 1948.

07/05/2005 01:45