Washington, Apr 5 : Hollywood actresses Nicole Kidman and Judi Dench have reportedly been signed up to star in the new film Nine.
The film is an adaptation of the Tony award-winning Broadway musical that was also based on Federico Fellini's Eight and a Half.
Rob Marshall of 'Chicago' fame will direct the film.
Actor Javier Bardem will play the central character, a film director juggling with the demands of the several women in his life.
The list of actors also includes Penelope Cruz and Marion Cotillard. The shoot is expected to begin in September.