Oscar winner Nicole Kidman is in talks to portray Hollywood legend Grace Kelly in a new movie about the actress who became a real-life princess.
The Hours star is being courted for the lead in Grace of Monaco, an independent film chronicling the European principality's 1962 clash with neighbouring France over tax issues.
Olivier Dahan, who wowed Hollywood with his La Vie en Rose and helped Marion Cotillard win an Oscar for her portrayal of French singer Edith Piaf, is attached to direct.