Scarlett Johannson is eyed to play the role of Janet Leigh in the upcoming Hollywood movie "Alfred Hitchcock and the Making of Psycho". Months after it was announced, the movie is now entitled, "Hitchcock". Director Sacha Gervasi brings to life Alfred Hitchcock, an iconic and beloved filmmaker of all time starring an all-ensemble cast where Anthony Hopkins plays the titular role along with Helen Mirren, Scarlett Johansson, Jessica Biel, James D’Arcy, and Toni Collette.
“Hitchcock” is clearly a movie within a movie buzzes about early for the yearly awaited Oscars – bringing the iconic director’s love story to the fore while filming the classic, seminal horror movie “Psycho.” Hitchcock’s wife and partner Alma Reville will be played by Helen Mirren.
A Fox Searchlight Pictures presentation, “Hitchcock” will be released in Philippine cinemas on February 6, 2013 by 20th Century Fox thru Warner Bros.