Kate Bosworth will play Sharon Tate for Michael Polish in the drama Tate, which Myriad Pictures is introducing to Cannes buyers this week.
Santa Monica-based Myriad is financing and producing the project, and Bosworth and Polish will co-produce through their Make Pictures Productions.
Principal photography is set to commence later this year in Budapest. Tate aims to switch the focus from Tate’s tragic death 50 years ago to exploring her life’s contributions.
The film will chronicle Tate from her early days as a Texas beauty queen, to her work in film and fashion,