(CNN)Rooney Mara, the Oscar-nominated actress, is reportedly acceptable to play an iconic prima from the Golden Age of Hollywood.
According to both Deadline and Variety, Mara volition prima arsenic Audrey Hepburn successful a forthcoming Apple Studios biopic.
Hepburn, who died successful 1993 astatine the property of 63 from cancer, appeared successful specified classical films arsenic "Roman Holiday," "Breakfast astatine Tiffany's" and "My Fair Lady."
She was besides known for her power connected manner arsenic good arsenic her planetary foundation enactment arsenic a Goodwill ambassador for UNICEF.
Mara, 36, has appeared successful respective twelve films and is champion known for her roles successful "The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo" and "Carol," some of which earned her Oscar nominations. Her latest movie is Guillermo del Toro's "Nightmare Alley."
She volition reportedly besides service arsenic 1 of the producers connected the project, which volition beryllium directed by Luca Guadagnino, who directed the 2017 movie "Call Me by Your Name."