Naomi Watts to Play Princess Diana in Caught In Flight
9:41 am, February 9th, 2012
The film, directed by Oliver Hirschbiegel, centers on the late royal’s final two years, including her personal search for happiness and evolution into a major international humanitarian.
Watts said in a statement Thursday, “It is such an honour to be able to play this iconic role – Princess Diana was loved across the world, and I look forward to rising to the challenge of playing her on screen.”
Production is set to begin in the U.K. later this year.
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