Nina Arianda has joined the cast of the Stephen Frears directed biopic FLORENCE. She joins Meryl Streep and Hugh Grant in the film following the true story of Florence Foster Jenkins, a New York heiress and socialite who coveted a career as a great opera singer, but lacked any real ability. Ferguson will portray the ailing wife of Grant’s character. Big Bang Theory star Simon Helpberg and Hercules star Rebecca Ferguson have recently joined the cast.
Arianda won a Tony Award for her role in the play Venus In Fur. She has recently starred alongside of Al Pacino in The Humbling.
Arianda is repped by ICM Partners.
Lou Chase | Staff Writer