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Stars Lining Up to Join "Bronte"

August 2, 2006 (6:00 am) GMT
Michelle Williams and other stars are included in the cast of "Bronte", a biopic about the famed Bronte sisters.
Michelle Williams

Glowing screen stars namely , Nathalie Press, Emily Barclay, Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Ben Chaplin, and have all been enlisted to make a promising cast list in "", a saga of Bronte sisters who were known for their works in literature.

Set to be filmed in a Yorkshire village this October, pic will feature Williams as Charlotte Bronte while her two siblings, Emily and Anne, will be portrayed by Press and Barclay, respectively. As for the actors, Meyers is billed to be a failed artist who turned to alcohol and opium named Branwell with Chaplin as Charlotte's husband, the Rev Arthur Bell Nicholls, and Cox as the family patriarch, the Irish-born Rev Patrick Bronte.

Budgeted at about $11 million, the project is written also directed by Angela Workman and depicts the life of Bronte sisters in a realistic 19th century England with Alistair MacLean-Clark and Basil Stephens to produce.

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