Monica Bellucci will join the cast of the 'Manual of Love 3,' the third film in the Italian franchise that takes a look at the joys and sorrows of love via several intertwined vignettes. Bellucci, who also starred in 'Manual of Love 2,' will play the love interest of an American professor, played by Robert De Niro, according to Variety. Aurelio De Laurentiis' 'Manual of Love' films have been box office hits in Europe and, with De Niro starring in the third version, the producer told Variety that this one "will have greater international ambitions." Shooting begins this month at Rome's Cinecitta Studios. Monica Bellucci will join the cast of the 'Manual of Love 3,' the third film in the Italian franchise that takes a look at the joys and sorrows of love via several intertwined vignettes. Bellucci, who also starred in 'Manual of Love 2,' will play the love interest of an American professor, played by Robert De Niro, according to Variety. Aurelio De Laurentiis' 'Manual of Love' films have been box office hits in Europe and, with De Niro starring in the third version, the producer told Variety that this one "will have greater international ambitions." Shooting begins this month at Rome's Cinecitta Studios.

Australian Jessica McNamee has been tapped to join 'The Vow,' director Michael Sucsy's (HBO's 'Grey Gardens') romantic drama being prepped for Screen Gems and Spyglass. According to The Hollywood Reporter, 'Vow' tells the real-life story of a newlywed New Mexico couple (Rachel McAdams and Channing Tatum) who end up in a car crash, putting the wife into a coma. When she comes to she has no recollection of her prior life, and the husband tries to win her heart all over again. McNamee will play McAdams' estranged younger sister. The movie, also starring Scott Speedman, will begin shooting in Toronto next month.

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