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Roberts to play lead in Working Title's Joan Root biopic

Working Title is to produce a film with Julia Roberts based on the life of African wildlife conservationist, Joan Root. The film (as yet untitled) tells the story of wildlife conservationist Joan Root who was murdered in her Kenyan home in January of this year. Julia Roberts will play the role of Joan Root. Inspired by a Vanity Fair article by Mark Seal entitled A Flowering Evil, the film will follow Joan's earlier life with ...

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