The Telegraph has announced today that Keira has won the part of Eliza Doolittle in My Fair Lady! She has beat out competition from Scarlett Johansson and Joe Wright is also said to be directing, this will be the third time the pair will work together!
The Telegraph – Mandrake hears that the 24-year-old actress has beaten Scarlett Johansson to the part of Eliza Doolittle in a new film adaptation of My Fair Lady.
Her victory comes as I can disclose that Joe Wright, who inspired Knightley to her best performance, in Pride and Prejudice, has been chosen to direct the film.
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