Belfast Telegraph

Friday 27 March 2015

Jolie picks Bosnian star for role

Zana Marjanovic will star in Angelina Jolie's directorial debut
Zana Marjanovic will star in Angelina Jolie's directorial debut

Angelina Jolie has chosen Bosnian actress Zana Marjanovic for the lead role in her directorial debut - a wartime love story between a Bosnian woman and a Serbian man.

Marjanovic revealed the screenplay was "fabulous" and she could not wait to start shooting with such a "great actress and humanist" like Angelina.

The 27-year-old star said she was on her way to Hungary to prepare for the film shoot, which begins later this year and will take place both in Hungary and Bosnia.

Angelina has visited Bosnia twice this year - as UNHCR good will ambassador and to scout for her movie - and had promised she would cast only actors from the region.

Marjanovic became known after her prominent role in award winning Snow by Bosnian director Aida Begic.

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Take your time over affairs of the heart. If you've recently met someone interesting, enjoy getting to know one another. Don't rush the physical side of your relationship. An impulsive person like you must to protect their heart. That's hard to do after you've made an intense connection. Focus instead on forming a bond based on mutual interests and shared ideas. If your affection keeps growing, then you can pursue a more serious commitment. Until then, keep things light.More