Pitt, Zeta Jones and Burt off to 'Dallas'
March 31st, 2005 Source: FemaleFirst Posted by: Paul
are a few sources claimin that two actors have been signed to star in the big-screen
Dallas movie. Ocean's Twelve duo, Brad Pitt and Catherine-Zeta Jones are those
actors named at FemaleFirst to play Bobby Ewing and wife Pam Ewing respectively.
are no official confirmations of the castings, but Pitt has acted in the original
series, appeared in three episodes in 1987 playing Randy, the boyfriend of the
daughter of Jenna Wade, played by Priscilla Presley.
site reports that screenwriter Robert Harling says he is enthused that Pitt and
Zeta Jones are being considered for roles and is excited at the challenge of moulding
the hit soap into a film.
want to make a big all-star, flashy, go-for-it version of the TV series. It is
reinventing the Ewing family as if they exist in 2006, the report quoted
him as saying.
stars lined for roles in Dallas include veteran Burt Reynolds (wahey!),
who is to play oil tycoon J.R Ewing and Melanie Griffith who may be up to play
his wife Sue Ellen.