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Olivia Wilde on Possibly Playing Linda Lovelace: It Would Be a Tremendous Honor

July 29, 2011 (2:40 am) GMT
Not yet deciding whether to take the lead role in a Lovelace biopic by Rob Epstein and Jeffrey Friedman, the 'Tron Legacy' beauty says, 'I'm being very careful about my next project.'
Olivia Wilde

After showing some skin in "", may strip down again in her next movie. The 27-year-old beauty is circling "", a biopic about Linda Lovelace from Rob Epstein and Jeffrey Friedman.

While confirming that she is considering to portray the late "Deep Throat" star, Wilde made it clear that she is yet to officially sign up. "I'm being very careful about my next project since I'm now in a position where I can be really picky - thank God, finally," she reasoned.

Still, the Thirteen of "" gave a hint that she is interested to take the role as she said, "It would be a tremendous honor." She went on telling E! Online at Nylon magazine's denim issue party at the Mondrian's Sky Bar in West Hollywood on Wednesday, July 27, "It's such a cool role. She was a fascinating woman - with where she came from to 'Deep Throat' to then working with Gloria Steinem and Nora Ephron. It's really fascinating."

"Lovelace" was previously reported to cast as pornographer Chuck Traynor. Beside this project, there is another Linda Lovelace biopic coming from Matthew Wilder. Developed under the title "", it previously had on the lead role before is tapped to replace her.

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