Ewan McGregor has signed on to co-star in the Amelia Earhart biopic "Amelia" says Variety
The story centers on the legendary aviator (Hilary Swank) and chronicles her rise to fame, marriage and passionate affair with Gene Vidal (McGregor), father of author Gore Vidal
Ronald Bass penned the screenplay while Mira Nair calls the shots.
McGregor will shoot his role shortly in Toronto before he moves on to "Angels & Demons" in early June.
I'm glad McGregor is keeping so busy He's a very talented guy who's often under appreciated.