Beyonce Knowles is in talks to star in a remake of 'A Star Is Born' to be directed by Clint Eastwood for Warner Brothers.
Beyonce Knowles will star in a remake of 'A Star Is Born'.
The 29-year-old star is in talks to take on the role of an aspiring singer who falls for an older rock star in the movie, which will be directed by Clint Eastwood and his producing partner Rob Lorenzo.
This will be the fourth remake of the movie ,with Barbara Streisand and Kris Kristofferson starring in the most recent version in 1976, Judy Garland and James Mason played the lovers in 1954 while the original featured Janet Gaynor and Frederic March.
Clint Eastwood is currently working on 'J. Edgar' starring Leonardo Dicaprio as the controversial FBI chief J. Edgar Hoover. The project also features Armie Hammer, Josh Lucas and Judi Dench and is set to start filming this spring.
Beyonce has previously starred in musical movie 'Dreamgirls' in 2006 and portrayed legendary singer Etta James in the 2008 film 'Cadillac Records'.