Kate Winslet tipped to star in Woody Allen's new film


Woody Allen has his eye on British star Kate Winslet for his new movie.

Sources have told Variety that the award-winning filmmaker is already lining up his next project, and wants Kate in a top role.

Kate is said to be in final talks about signing up for the film.

So far the title and plot details are being kept a secret, but it is thought that Woody and Kate will start shooting later this year.

Woody Allen in Cannes
Woody Allen (Thibault Camus/AP/PA)

Kate, 40, can next be seen in drama Collateral Beauty.

Woody's latest movie, Cafe Society, premiered at the Cannes Film Festival last month.