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'Harry Potter's' Emma Watson circling Darren Aronofsky's 'Noah'
"Harry Potter" star Emma Watson is going from spell books to the Bible. She's in talks to join "Black Swan" director Darren Aronofsky's biblical epic "Noah."
Watson would play a young girl named Ila, who develops a relationship with Noah's son Shem (Douglas Booth, from the upcoming "Romeo and Juliet") according to Deadline.
Noah himself will be played by Oscar winner Russell Crowe, while Jennifer Connelly is rumored to be in talks to play his wife.
Watson, recently seen in "My Week With Marilyn," will soon be soon star in Stephen Chbosky's film adaption of his own book "Perks of Being a Wallflower" and in Sofia Coppola's "The Bling Ring."
"Noah" is scheduled to start shooting next month in Iceland and NYC, and is tentatively planned for a March 28, 2014 release.