Delpy Pens, Blanchett Stars In “Cancer Vixen”

Julie Delpy will script and Cate Blanchett will executive produce and potentially star in an adaptation of Marisa Acocella Marchetto’s memoir “Cancer Vixen: A True Story” at HBO Films.

Blanchett will play a cartoonist for high-profile New York magazines who leads a supercharged Manhattan lifestyle.

She soon re-examines her life through wit and her animation when she is diagnosed with breast cancer.

Trudie Styler and Celine Rattray will also executive produce.

Source: Deadline