New York, (ANI): Cate Blanchett still wants to star in 'Cancer
Vixen"—the graphic novel she optioned by Marisa Acocella Marchetto
when it was published in 2006.
Marchetto, the self-described "shoe-crazy, lip stick-obsessed,
wine-swilling, pasta-slurping, fashion- fanatic", wrote the book
about her battle against breast cancer as she falls in love with
and marries restaurateur Silvano Marchetto.
However, the option expired, leaving the project in limbo. And
now, Celine Rattray, of the recently released 'The Kids Are All
Right" fame, has bought the rights for Mandalay Visions.
"If anyone can get it made, Celine can," the New York Post
quoted Marisa as saying. "Cate Blanchett is passionate about it and
wants to do it. We are actively looking at directors," he