Kennedy Jr.’s daughter set for Hollywood debut with Dev Patel

Updated: Jul 04, 2011, 16:48 PM IST

New York: If sources are to be believed then, Robert F Kennedy Jr.`s daughter, Kathleen ‘Kick’ Kennedy, is set for her acting debut.

According to sources, she has been cast for a role in Aaron Sorkin`s HBO pilot called ‘More As This Story Develops,’ about the world of cable news, also starring Dev Patel of ‘Slumdog Millionaire’, Jeff Daniels, Emily Mortimer and Olivia Munn, reports the New York Post.

Kathleen, a recent graduate of Stanford University, has been studying acting at the Lee Strasberg Theater and Film Institute.

She has been getting advice on how to break into Hollywood by her dad’s new girlfriend, ‘Curb Your Enthusiasm’ star Cheryl Hines, who’s been escorting her around LA to meet casting agents and producers.

ANI