Angelina Jolie Should Embody The Mentor of Lawrence of Arabia. Angelina Jolie has been selected to embody Gertrude Bell, who worked with Lawrence of Arabia to draw the future boundaries of the Jordan and the Iraq, revealed Friday the specialized Daily Hollywood reported. This biographical film project, developed by Scott Free of Ridley Scott productions, should tell the life of this pioneer British passionate for archaeology, polyglot and author of travel stories.
During the first world war, Gertrude Bell worked for British intelligence and then submitted the Arab revolt against the empire British and drawn, with Lawrence of Arabia on the borders of Mesopotamia.
The screenplay is written by Jeffrey Caine (“The Constant Gardener“, 2005). Scott Free productions had not reacted Friday to this information.