Kate Beckinsale will play a journalist in 'The Face of an Angel' a movie based on a book about the Amanda Knox murder trial. Kate Beckinsale is one of the 30 smartest celebrities in Hollywood, says Business Insider.
Kate Beckinsale won't be playing Amanda Knox. That part has been given to Cara Delevingne, according to Deadline. Instead the "Underworld" star will portray a journalist hunting for the truth about the murder of a college student in Italy.
The Michael Winterbottom-directed movie "The Face of an Angel" is based on the book, 'Angel Face: Sex, Murder and the Inside Story of Amanda Knox," written by Daily Beast reporter Barbie Latza Nadeau, who lived in Rome for 14 years.
Will Beckinsale's language skills be called into use in this movie? Beckinsale is on Business Insider's list of the 30 smartest celebrities in Hollywood. The actress reportedly studied at Oxford and speaks at least four languages: English, French, Russian and German.