Javier Bardem Joins “Eat, Pray, Love” Film

Javier Bardem is in talks to star in the film adaptation of Elizabeth Gilbert’s memoir “Eat, Pray, Love” for Sony Pictures says Variety.

Julia Roberts plays the author, and Bardem will play Felipe, the man Gilbert meets and falls in love with on the final leg of a journey of self-discovery that began with the end of her marriage.

Richard Jenkins plays a Texan whom the heroine befriends at an Indian ashram.