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One of the biggest inspirations for French Coast was To Catch A Thief with Cary Grant and Grace Kelly - my favorite couple in cinema. French Coast and To Catch A Thief are both set at the fabulous Carlton-Intercontinental Hotel in Cannes. I watched the movie a half dozen times to soak up the spectacular architecture and interior design while writing the book!Learn more about the book and author at Anita Hughes's website.
So when I was asked to cast French Coast in my mind, I jumped at the chance. Here are my selections:
It's not hard to imagine Blake Lively as Serena. (Especially as she played Serena on Gossip Girl). Blake Lively is beautiful and confident and wears clothes wonderfully, I think she would be perfect for the part.
I imagine someone bright and bubbly as Zoe - perhaps Selena Gomez or...[read on]
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My Book, The Movie: French Coast.