Nicole Kidman is spotted on the set of Hemingway & Gellhorn during the first day of shooting yesterday in San Francisco (Mar. 1). The movie is being produced for HBO by Sopranos star James Gandolfini. Clive Owen also stars.
The film will tell the story of novelist Ernest Hemingway (Owen) and war correspondent Martha Gellhorn's (Kidman) tumultuous love affair and four-year marriage from 1940-1945. Gellhorn is often credited with being Hemingway's inspiration for his classic novel For Whom the Bell Tolls.
Gandolfini's keeping filming of Hemingway & Gellhorn in California with shoots scheduled for Berkeley, Oakland, and Los Angeles.