July 19, 2006 06:28:55 GMT
Johansson joins "The Other Boleyn Girl" cast.
Scarlett Johansson lands romantic movie. The actress will join Natalie Portman and Eric Bana in the forthcoming "The Other Boleyn Girl".
The film, based on Phillippa Gregory's historical novel, tells two ferociously ambitious sisters, Mary and Anne Boleyn, who were rivals for the bed and heart of King Henry VIII.
Portman and Johansson will star as the sisters, with Bana playing the King. Work behind the scene is Peter Morgan who wrote the adaptation and Justin Chadwick who gives hand at directing.
Shooting will start this fall in London.