Matt Smith and Keira Knightley are to star in new film Official Secrets.
The movie was originally announced in 2016 with Natalie Dormer playing the lead, however a “reconstituted version” is now about to start production with the Pirates of the Caribbean actress starring opposite The Crown actor.
- The Crown’s Matt Smith has been voted the world’s best dressed man
- Matt Smith went to Noel Gallagher’s 50th birthday party and it was “better than Glastonbury”
- Matt Smith wants to return to Doctor Who and team up with Jodie Whittaker “in a few years”
Knightley is reportedly set to play former GCHQ spy Katharine Gun who became well-known in 2003 for leaking secret information about illegal action taken by the United States regarding the invasion of Iraq.
Screen Daily reports that the film will begin shooting in Yorkshire on 12th March. Smith’s role has yet to be revealed.
X-Men Origins: Wolverine and Eye in the Sky director Gavin Hood will reportedly direct the film.