Hollywood star Richard Gere is to play a penguin photographer in a romantic
movie entitled EMPEROR ZEHNDER.
Based on an article in American magazine Vanity Fair, it is the true story
of BRUNO P ZEHNDER - who dedicated his life to photographing Emperor penguins
in the Antarctic.
He embarks on a love affair with a New York-based doctor who accompanies
him on one of his photographic journeys.
The movie - directed by GREGORY HOBLIT - is likely to be partly shot in
Gere will make the film after he co-stars with Latina stunner JENNIFER
LOPEZ in Miramax's remake of Shall We Dance.