Anthony Hopkins and Helen Mirren Star in ”Hitchcock”

British actors Anthony Hopkins and Helen Mirren, star in the film “Hitchcock”, based on a book that portrays the actions that occurred during the filming of the famous 1960 film “Psycho”. The movie is expected to reach the big screen in 2013.

The film, which began production last April 13, is an adaptation of the literary work, “Alfred Hitchcock and the Making of Psycho” written in 1990 by Stephen Rebello, whose plot revolves around the filming of the most acclaimed film of the late director. Also, the film will tell a love story starring Hitchcock, who will be played by Hopkins and his wife and colleague, Alma Reville (Mirren), a contributor to “The Shadow of a Doubt” and “Stage Fright.”

The script was written by John McLaughlin, in addition to revisions of the same director, Ryan Murphy and the author of the famous book. Ivan Reitman, Tom Pollock, Joe Medjuck, Tom Thayer and Alan Barnette were involved in the film’s production. “Hitchcock” will also star Scarlett Johansson as Janet Leigh, James D’Arcy as Anthony Perkins, Jessica Biel as Vera Miles, and Michael Stuhlbarg as Lew Wasserman, among others.

Jessica Biel, Scarlett Johansson, sisters in fiction

Biel will play an actress who discovers the mysterious disappearance of a blonde in the hands of a psychopath in Psycho.

Jessica Biel joins the cast of the film, Alfred Hitchcock and the Making of Psycho, where she will play the actress Vera Miles, who worked in Psycho. The heroine searches for her sister who mysteriously disappeared after stealing $40,000 of their work.

Biel impersonated Vera Miles, who acted as the sister of Marion Crane, personified by Janet Leigh. Scarlett Johansson in the film emulates the creation of the Hitchcock classic Psycho .

The film is directed by Sacha Gervasi and has an exceptional range of two actors: Anthony Hopkins and Helen Mirren, as Alfred and his wife Alma Reville, respectively.