New York (ANI): British actress Naomi Watts has grabbed a role
in the “Da Vinci Code" prequel 'Angels and Demons" while the
project has gotten delayed till February. The actress, who was
nominated for an Oscar for her role in '21 grams" will be pairing
with Tom Hanks in the film adaptation of Dan Brown"s thrilling
"It's been put off at least until February," the New York Post
quoted an insider, as saying. 'Da Vinci Code" director Ron Howard
will be directing the movie whose production has been put on hold
due to the writers' strike.
However, it has been promised that the movie will get made and
the release date of spring 2009 will remain the same. Naomi Watt"s
representative could not be contacted for comment.