Tuesday, January 12, 2010

::Team Edward:: Robert Pattinson will be joined by actress Christina Ricci in 'Bel Ami'

Christina Ricci has joined the cast for the movie 'Bel Ami' starring Robert Pattinson and Uma Therman according to a Tweet from ProductionWeekly.com. Ricci's rep has not yet confirmed the the request from MTV News for confirmation.

'Bel Ami,' filming which is to begin next month in Paris, is an adaptation of an 1885 Guy de Maupassant short story and stars Pattinson as young journalist George Duroy, who rises from rags to riches by seducing Paris' influential society women. Ricci will play Clotilde de Marelle, the wife of an oft-away railway inspector who strikes up a relationship with Duroy. The film also stars Thurman as Clotilde's friend Madeleine Forestier, a onetime friend and mentor who becomes Duroy's lover, and Kristin Scott Thomas as another of Duroy's socialite paramours.