Anne Hathaway set to star in Shakespeare adaptation

Updated: Jan 16, 2013, 16:41 PM IST

London: Anne Hathaway has reportedly signed up to star in a modern adaptation of William Shakespeare’s ‘The Taming of the Shrew.’

The 30-year-old actress will reprise the role of Elizabeth Taylor’s Katherina in mid-20th century Italy, the Daily Star reported.

Abi Morgan- the scriptwriter behind The Iron Lady and Shame- will also be working on the project along with ‘Les Miserables’ producer Debra Hayward, according to