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Danny Boyle wants Lily James to star in his new rom-com

Lily James is in talks to star in a currently untitled comedy by director Danny Boyle, written by Richard Curtis, the man behind the smash-hit rom-com 'Love Actually'.

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Lily James is an aspiring, young actress from Esher, England. The 28-year-old actress is known for her roles in movies such as Cinderella (2015), Pride and Prejudice and Zombies (2016), Baby Driver (2017) and most recently Darkest Hour (2017).

She will appear in the upcoming hit sequel Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again (2018) in the role of young Donna.

And that is not the only project that she is working on.

The newest gossip says that famous Oscar-winning director Danny Boyle is eyeing James for the role in his upcoming big screen collaboration with Richard Curtis.

The movie is under the veil of mystery for now.

It is called generically Untitled Danny Boyle/Richard Curtis Project and its plot is kept a secret.

It is believed, however, that it will be a musically themed and be set around the 1960s in England.

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