Zeta Jones to play Willis` wife

Updated: Mar 05, 2011, 09:49 AM IST

London: Catherine Zeta Jones is in talks to play Bruce Willis` wife in new movie ‘Lay The Favorite’.

A website reported that ‘Lay The Favorite’ is a film about a legendary gambler (Bruce) who tries to figure out a way of beating the Las Vegas betting system.

‘The Town’ star Rebecca Hall is also set to be involved in the project, which will be directed by British filmmaker Stephen Frears.

The film has been in the works for some time, and is finally expected to begin shooting in New Orleans and Las Vegas in April.