Jessica Biel Up For “State of the Union”

Jessica Biel may be in talks to co-star in Garry Marshall’s “State of the Union” says

A remake of Frank Capra’s 1948 political drama, the story follows a businessman (Richard Gere) who must reunite with his estranged wife in order to boost his campaign run for the President of the United States. Spencer Tracy and Katherine Hepburn starred in the original.

No-one has yet been set to play the wife, though Annette Bening has previously been mentioned in connection in the role. Rod Lurie has adapted the screenplay.