Allen To Star In Pride And Prejudice Spoof
British singer LILY ALLEN has landed her first leading film role in a movie spoof of writer JANE AUSTEN's classic novel PRIDE + PREJUDICE.
The Smile hitmaker will play Lydia Bennett in Jane Austen Handheld, a $5 million (GBP2.5 million) British production.
Hollywood stars Stephen Fry and Carrie Fisher will play her character's parents.
Allen's previous movie experience is limited to a small part in 1998 period drama Elizabeth, in which she was one of five women cast as a 'Lady In Waiting'.