May 18, 2010 03:21:08 GMT
The girlfriend of Justin Timberlake is going to star in a stage show based on movie 'Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown'.
Jessica Biel is preparing to show off her musical talents on Broadway - the actress has signed up to star in a stage show based on Spanish movie "Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown". The "Illusionist" star took secret singing lessons in 2009 to prepare for a role in a one-off production of "Guys & Dolls" in Los Angeles last summer.
And now she is set to grace the New York stage for a run in a musical version of Pedro Almodovar's 1988 comedy film, which starred Antonio Banderas. Almodovar reportedly confirmed the project to the New York Daily News during an appearance at the Cannes Film Festival in France.
In related news, Jessica Biel is tapped as a presenter at 2010 MTV Movie Awards on June 6 alongside Zac Efron, Vanessa Hudgens, Miranda Cosgrove, Bradley Cooper, Tom Cruise, Cameron Diaz, Jonah Hill, Russell Brand, Steve Carell, Shaun White and P. Diddy.