Zombie Keen To Make Bearded Lady Biopic
HALLOWEEN director ROB ZOMBIE is keen to make a movie about the woman once dubbed "the ugliest woman in the world".
The rocker-turned-moviemaker is fascinated by Mexican Indian Julia Pastrana, who was born with hypertrichosis terminalis - and covered with black hair. She became a circus freak, known as the Bearded and Hairy Lady.
And now Zombie wants to go back 160 years and study her life in a new movie.
He explains, "I thought I'd do a film on her... The project didn't happen. Maybe someday. It's a cool idea."