June 11, 2009
Lane lands ‘Secretariat’ lead
U.S. actress Diane Lane has signed on to star in
Secretariat, director Randall Wallace's movie about the 1973 Triple Crown-winning racehorse and his owner.
Variety.com said Wallace is set to start shooting the film, based on Mike Rich's screenplay, this fall.
the first lady of racing,the entertainment industry trade newspaper said.
Lane's film credits include
The Cotton Club,
The Perfect Storm,
Under the Tuscan Sun and
Nights in Rodanthe.