Tuesday, August 25, 2009

Julia Roberts to star in "Eat, Pray, Love"

Julia Roberts was spotted walking down a Manhattan street yesterday as she filmed Eat, Pray, Love (Cory Schwartz/Getty Images/USAToday).

The author of that best-selling book, Elizabeth Gilbert, tells The New York Times that her new book will be out in January. It's about marriage, which is known from the author's March Elle interview. But it's got a new title: Committed: A Skeptic Makes Peace With Marriage.

According to the Times, the publisher has announced a first print run of 1 million copies in hardcover, even though Gilbert knows it will be tough to follow the phenomenal success of Eat, Pray, Love.

“There’s something very scary about having millions of people waiting to see what you’re going to do next,” she said. “The people who love Eat, Pray, Love are very dear and are very encouraging, but they also have their expectations.” More>>