THE POSTMAN ALWAYS RINGS TWICE actress met Stone before she died of throat cancer in 1995 and Stone reveals Turner wanted her to star in a movie celebrating her life.
Stone says, "I met Lana in her final years and liked her a great deal.
"She was every inch the movie star and we got along really well. She said if there was a film to be made on her life, then I was her choice.
"Lana's life is one of the more interesting of the Hollywood greats. Lana really rocked."