March 20, 2006
Weinstein Co. has date with “Miss Potter”
By Borys Kit
LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - The Weinstein Co. has
acquired North American rights to "Miss Potter," which stars
Renee Zellweger as children's author Beatrix Potter.
McGregor and Emily Watson. Chris Noonan directs in his
follow-up to the 1995 hit "Babe."
"Miss Potter" follows Potter's struggles to overcome a
domineering, unsupportive mother and the chauvinism of
Victorian England to write "The Tale of Peter Rabbit."