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Woody Allen Wants Michelle Obama to Star in His Movie

October 7, 2011 (8:47 am) GMT
After casting France's first lady Carla Bruni in his film 'Midnight in Paris', the 75-year-old 'Match Point' director admits that he'd like to offer the wife of Barack Obama a role in his movie.
Woody Allen Wants Michelle Obama to Star in His Movie

wants to make America's first lady, Michelle Obama, a movie star. The veteran actor-turned-director has previously cast Carla Bruni, the wife of French President Nicolas Sarkozy, in his film and now he has his eyes on Barack Obama's leading lady to also star in his movie someday.

The 75-year-old "" filmmaker revealed his idea during a recent interview on British television show, "Daybreak". The three-time winner of Academy award said, "If I was in a room with Michell Obama, and I thought she was right for a part, I wouldn't hesitate to ask her."

Allen has previously tapped Bruni to play a museum tour guide in "", which also stars , and . Allen explained that he decided to cast the French first lady on a whim while having dinner with her and her president husband.

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