Dec 28, 2010

Arterton Starring in Mann's "Capa"

Actress Gemma Arterton confirms she will star in director Michael Mann's upcoming biopic "Capa", a feature focusing on 'war photographer' Robert Capa.

Arterton will play photographer 'Gerda Taro' whose romance with Capa is the basis of author Susana Fortes's novel "Waiting For Robert Capa".

According to the book, Taro and Capa met in Paris in 1935, beginning a 2-year romance before Taro was killed in a road accident at the Battle Of Brunnete.

Screenplay is by Jez Butterworth for Columbia Pictures.

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