Paltrow Joins Kidman in ‘Danish Girl’

Oscar winner signs on for story of first post-operative transsexual.

Last Updated: November 6, 2009 @ 4:58 PM

Gwyneth Paltrow will join Nicole Kidman in “The Danish Girl,” an adaptation of the David Ebershoff novel that tells the story of a relationship between the first post-operative transsexual, Einar Wegener, and his wife Greta.

Thomas Alfredson (“Let the Right One In”) is directing a script by Lucinda Coxon. Gail Mutrux, Anne Harrison and Linda Reisman are producing, along with Kidman and Per Saari.

Read more at Variety.