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Angelina Jolie would be “honored” to play ‘Cleopatra’ in film adaptation of ‘Cleopatra: A Life’

HollywoodNews.com: Angelina Jolie has revealed that she likes the idea of starring as ‘Cleopatra’ in a new film. In reference to the role, the 35-year-old told reporters at the ‘Salt’ premiere in Hollywood: “I would be honored.” But Jolie added that she hasn’t gotten the script yet. It was recently[...]

Angelina Jolie gets flack over Cleopatra role

HollywoodNews.com: Angelina Jolie as Cleopatra? Not to some groups. While Scott Rudin has championed the actress for the role in the film version of Stacy Schiff’s book “Cleopatra: A Life,” members of the African American community think it’s a crazy choice according to the New York Daily News. “I don’t[...]