Monday, July 05, 2010

Julia Wants To "Eat, Pray Love"

Actress Julia Roberts ("Pretty Woman"), stars in "Eat, Pray Love", the new feature based on the memoir "Eat, Pray Love" by US author Elizabeth Gilbert.
Directed by Ryan Murphy and produced by Brad Pitt, the film was lensed in New York City, Naples, Italy, Pataudi, India and Bali, Indonesia. "...After trying and failing to become pregnant, a woman realizes she is not getting what she wants out of life, and, after a painful divorce, sets on a journey across the world..."
Roberts plays author 'Gilbert', Javier Bardem is 'Felipe', the man Gilbert falls in love with on her journey, Billy Crudup is 'Steven', Gilbert's former husband, Richard Jenkins plays a Texan who Gilbert befriends at an Indian ashram, Viola Davis is Delia, Gilbert's best friend, James Franco is 'David' and Christine Hakim is 'Wayan', Gilbert's best friend in Bali.
Hindu leaders were reportedly concerned over production of the film and advocated for the use of spiritual consultants to ensure that "Eat, Pray Love" conveyed an accurate reflection of life in an ashram.
The Columbia Pictures feature will be released August 13, 2010
Click the images to enlarge and Sneak Peek "Eat, Pray Love"...