Robert Pattinson Offered Lawrence of Arabia Role in Queen of the Desert
By Michael Lewittes | 4:15 pm, August 14th, 2012
Robert Pattinson has been offered the part of Lawrence of Arabia in Queen of the Desert, a new indie film about the English writer Gertrude Bell, a source close to the actor confirms to Gossip Cop.
Pattinson would play British Army officer T.E. Lawrence, who became known as Lawrence of Arabia due to his prolific writing about his experiences in the Middle East.
Lawrence and Bell were friends and worked together to establish the Hashemite dynasties in Jordan and Iraq.
The film is slated to begin production in the fall.
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