Poots heading for Beautiful Ruins
Imogen Poots is set to star in the movie adaptation of the book Beautiful Ruins.
The British actress has officially been cast in the story which is based on author Jess Walter's novel about "an American ingenue who travels to Italy in 1962 during the production of Cleopatra", reported Variety.
The Look Of Love star Imogen, 24, will play young actress Dee Moray.
Movie bosses are currently looking for actors for other roles including those of Cleopatra star Richard Burton and a young hotelier.
Beautiful Ruins will be directed by Todd Field, who is set to start shooting in May.