Margot Robbie - Margot Robbie tipped to be Tarzan's Jane

Margot Robbie is in talks to play Jane in the new 'Tarzan' movie.

The actress recently shot to fame as Leonardo DiCaprio's seductress in Oscar-nominated film 'The Wolf of Wall Street' and is now being tipped to play Tarzan's love interest in the upcoming blockbuster based on the novels by Edgar Rice, reports

The big-budget Warner Bros. film will be directed by David Yates, who directed the final two 'Harry Potter' films.

If Robbie is cast she will be starring alongside 'True Blood' heartthrob Alexander Skarsgård, who is confirmed for the title role, and will be supported by 'Django Unchained' actors Christoph Waltz and Samuel L. Jackson.

The Australian beauty - whose first acting jobs were on 'Neighbours' and cancelled TV period drama 'Pan Am' - has also landed the lead role in 'Z for Zachariah', replacing Amanda Seyfried, according to The Hollywood Reporter. She will star alongside 'Star Trek' hunk Chris Pine and Chiwetel Ejiofor, who is currently being celebrated for his performance in '12 Years a Slave.'

Robbie has signed on to play a small-town girl who survives a nuclear war in the film, which will be directed by Chris Zobel and is an adaptation of a post-apocalyptic science fiction novel by Robert C. O'Brien.

The actress will next be seen in con movie 'Focus' with Will Smith.


Tags: Margot Robbie - Leonardo Dicaprio - David Yates - Alexander Skarsgard - Christoph Waltz - Samuel L Jackson - Chris Pine - Chiwetel Ejiofor - Will Smith


More Margot Robbie

New Teaser For "Focus" Shows Will Smith And Margot Robbie As The Coolest Con Artists Ever [Trailer]

Will Smith and Margot Robbie co-star in Focus, an intense crime tail about a con-artist, who takes a promising young “intern” under his wing ahead...

Focus Trailer

Nicky Spurgeon is a genius when it comes to his work as a con man in the criminal underworld but decides to take on an...

Margot Robbie Debuts Flame Red Hair At Charity Event In London [Pictures]

If someone was to ask Margot Robbie if blondes have more fun, she’d now be able to give an informed decision. This year the actress,...

Lupita Nyong'o In Breathtaking Elaborate Dress Ahead Of New York Met Gala - Part 4

'12 Years A Slave' star Lupita Nyong'o dazzled photographers with her outfit as she left her New York hotel ahead of her appearance at the...


Empire Film Awards: James McAvoy, Emma Thompson, 'Gravity,' And 'The Hobbit' Take Home The Silver

Some of the biggest names in film were out last night for the Jameson Empire Film Awards, which saw the year's biggest and best movies...

Chris Pine Slapped With Six Month Driving Ban After Pleading Guilty To DUI

Chris Pine has pleaded guilty to a DUI charge after having being caught drunk driving in New Zealand. The 33 year-old Star Trek actor was...

Chris Pine Charged With DUI After 'Z For Zachariah' Wrap Party Arrest

Chris Pine has fallen foul of the law in New Zealand where he was arrested for drunk driving as he headed home from a Z...

Margot Robbie Beats Emma Stone to Play Jane in 'Tarzan 3D'

Following her sumptuous role as Jordan Belfort’s Duchess, Naomi in The Wolf of Wall Street, Margot Robbie has become the darling of Hollywood, wanted for...



Margot Robbie Newsletter

Subscribe to this news alert service to receive news and reviews on Margot Robbie

Unsubscribe | Unsubscribe All