Tim Roth in talks to play Prince Rainier in Grace Kelly story

Nicole Kidman will play the To Catch a Thief star who turned her back on Hollywood to become a European royal, and trade paper Variety reports Roth is slated to play her husband in the Olivier Dahan movie, titled Grace of Monaco.

The independent film will chronicle Monaco’s 1962 clash with neighbouring France over tax issues.

Frank Langella is also in negotiations to join the cast, while actress Paz Vega will play opera singer Maria Callas in the film.