(ANI): Jessica Simpson has dismissed reports that she is stepping
into Hollywood actress, Julia Roberts" shoes. Recent reports
claimed that the singer/actress has signed to star in a remake of
Roberts" hit movie Pretty Woman.
An American tabloid said that Simpson is looking forward to
reprise the role of a prostitute, played by Roberts, in the 1990
original. It quoted a source saying, "This one's got 'hit' written
all over it. Her father (and manager) Joe has been telling anyone
who will listen that she's the next Julia."
Simpson's publicist has slammed all the reports in a statement to
TheCelebrityTruth.com. "There is no truth to this. Jessica is in
Nashville," Contactmusic quoted the publicist, as saying.