Catherine Zeta-Jones lands role in 'Broken City'
October 21st, 2011
04:59 PM ET

Catherine Zeta-Jones lands role in 'Broken City'

Catherine Zeta-Jones’ last big starring role was in 2007 rom com “No Reservations,” but CZJ is prepping for a comeback: Entertainment Weekly reports that she’s signed on for upcoming crime drama “Broken City.”

Zeta-Jones, 42, joins Russell Crowe and Mark Wahlberg in the neo-noir, slated for release in 2014.

After a hard year dealing with bipolar II disorder and husband Michael Douglas’s cancer treatment, the Oscar-winning actress will begin working on her next big project in November.

The movie sees the mayor of New York (Crowe) searching out a man he suspects is having an affair with his wife, played by CZJ. A Brooklyn detective (Mark Wahlberg) takes the case and becomes entangled in a corrupt election.

Allen Hughes (“The Book of Eli,” “Dead Presidents”) is directing the big budget flick.

“Broken City” won’t be out for a few years, but you can catch Catherine in the Tom Cruise-led musical adaptation “Rock of Ages” next year.


soundoff (5 Responses)
  1. madhater

    No comprende pinches putos. Panocha.

    October 23, 2011 at 8:55 pm | Report abuse |
  2. fernace

    My thoughts are "no comprende"!!

    October 23, 2011 at 6:06 pm | Report abuse |
  3. madhater

    What are your thoughts on Mexicans?

    October 22, 2011 at 7:46 pm | Report abuse |
  4. Becky

    I agree have you seen the interview?? I've seen it posted at CELEBUR.COM the video is still up i think.

    October 22, 2011 at 2:15 pm | Report abuse |
  5. Ken

    The plot sounds alot like "A Perfect Murder" with her hubby.

    October 21, 2011 at 5:10 pm | Report abuse |

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