In a story from The Hollywood Reporter, Aloe Entertainment and MGM are teaming up to make Mary, Mother of Christ.

The film will debut on screens in spring 2010.

Camilla Belle will be playing the role of Mary. Jonathan Rhys Meyers will play both Gabriel and Lucifer. Peter O'Toole will be playing Symeon.

Currently, the people behind the film are hoping to land Al Pacino and Jessica Lange for the roles of Herod and Anna the Prophetess.

The film will be helmed by Alejandro Agresti and is slated to start shooting in May in Morocco. The script was penned by Benedict Fitzgerald and Barbara Nicolosi.

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