The actress will play Dora Maar, lover and muse to Pablo Picasso, in a new film opposite Antonio Banderas.
Though a painter and poet in her own right, Maar is best known as Picassos mistress and the subject of some of his most expressive portraits. One of the paintings, Dora Maar with Cat, sold for $95.2 million at auction in 2006.
We can imagine Banderas as Picasso without any difficulty. But it will be interesting to see what kind of transformation Paltrow undergoes to embody the sultry, tormented Surrealist. Can you picture it?More