Olivia Wilde - Olivia Wilde Considering New Lovelace Biopic

Subscribe to Olivia Wilde alerts

Olivia Wilde is contemplating going head to head with Kate Hudson and Malin Akerman and portraying one-time porn star Linda Lovelace in yet another biopic about her life.
Almost Famous star Hudson will begin shooting her film later this year (11), while Akerman is near completion on her rival movie Inferno: A Linda Lovelace Story, which was originally due to feature Lindsay Lohan.
Now the Tron: Legacy beauty has voiced her interest in playing the troubled porn legend onscreen and reveals she's in talks to lead the cast in a third biopic, titled Lovelace.
She tells Eonline.com, "It would be a tremendous honour. It's such a cool role. She was a fascinating woman - with where she came from to Deep Throat to then working with (political activist) Gloria Steinem and (filmmaker/writer) Nora Ephron. It's really fascinating."
But Wilde insists she's yet to make a decision about the job.
She adds, "I'm being very careful about my next project since I'm now in a position where I can be really picky - thank God, finally."
Lovelace is a joint project from Oscar-winning directors Rob Epstein and Jeffrey Friedman.


Tags: Olivia Wilde - Kate Hudson - Malin Akerman - Linda Lovelace

Subscribe to Olivia Wilde alerts

More Olivia Wilde

Jennifer Aniston, Jason Sudiekis & Jason Bateman Attend London Premiere Of 'Horrible Bosses 2' [Pictures]

The stars of Horrible Bosses 2 were in London for the World premiere on Wednesday (12th November) including Jennifer Aniston, Jason Sudeikis, Jason Bateman and...

Third Person Movie Review

There are moments when this three-strand drama almost ascends to the emotional resonance of writer-director Paul Haggis' Oscar-winning 2004 movie Crash. Perhaps even more ambitious,...

Here's Why Olivia Wilde Breastfeeding In Glamour Helps Prove A Big, Fat, Feminist Point

Things that qualify Olivia Wilde to be a spokesperson for breastfeeding:A. She is a feminist.B. She owns breasts.C. She has a baby, whichD. she breastfeeds.The...

Olivia Wilde Photographed Breastfeeding Son Otis For Glamour's September Issue

Olivia Wilde is proud to be a new mother and she wasn't afraid to show this off in a recent photo-shoot for Glamour's September issue....


Rihanna Bares (Nearly) All In Sheer Dress At 2014 CFDA Fashion Awards - Part 2

Rihanna stole the show at the 2014 CFDA Fashion Awards in a sparkling mesh dressunder which her modesty was preserved solely by a G-string. She...

'Third Person': Check Out The Trailer For Paul Haggis' "Russian Doll" Drama

The release of Paul Haggis' unique new drama, Third Person, is looming and fans can finally check out the trailer for the movie that had...

Third Person Trailer

Love is never uncomplicated and when a third person gets involved, it can make things even more difficult. Michael is an award-winning novelist who has...

Olivia Wilde And Jason Sudeikis Welcome Baby Otis Into The World

Babies, babies everywhere! The latest addition to the Hollywood brood is little Otis, the newborn son of powerhouse couple Olivia Wilde and Jason Sudeikis. The...



Olivia Wilde Newsletter

Subscribe to this news alert service to receive news and reviews on Olivia Wilde

Unsubscribe | Unsubscribe All