Nicole Kidman was snapped Wednesday on the set of her new Lucille Ball biopic, “Being the Ricardos,” at the famed Los Angeles hotspot Boardner.
The 53-year-old Aussie star clearly didn’t have a lot to do to get her naturally purple hair near Ball’s, however pics from the movie’s set present her eyebrows formed to Ball’s famously skinny dimensions.
She additionally gave the impression to be in wardrobe as Ball in a inexperienced jacket and shirt, brown slacks, and inexperienced sneakers — from what will be seen underneath her decidedly not-period-accurate overcoat.
Additionally breaking the spell of the time interval: the masks on Kidman and crew’s faces as Hollywood struggles to maintain up its filming tempo amid the coronavirus’ affect on Los Angeles, which handed a million instances of COVID-19 shortly after the new yr.
Kidman changed Cate Blanchett — initially in talks to star as Ball — in Aaron Sorkin’s biopic in January.
Javier Bardem, 51, will star as Ball’s husband, Desi Arnaz, as the movie follows the couple’s life taking pictures their iconic 1950s TV collection “I Love Lucy.”
The Put up reported in January that “Sorkin’s movie is alleged to happen throughout a Monday evening desk learn and live-audience shoot of an ‘I Love Lucy’ episode, when Lucy and Desi’s relationship almost unravels.”
“Being the Ricardos,” which began filming at the finish of March, per Deadline, additionally boasts J. Ok. Simmons, Tony Hale, Alia Shawkat, Jake Lacy, and Clark Gregg in varied supporting roles as figures from Ball and Arnaz’s orbit. No launch date has been set.
This month, we reported that numerous NYC costume-rental magnate Helen Uffner’s ’50s clothes and sweater units have been secured by the manufacturing.
Arnaz died in 1986 at age 69. Ball, who has been portrayed by Gillian Anderson, Sarah Drew and Frances Fisher, adopted three years later at age 77.