Whalley-Kilmer to play ‘Scarlett’

Joanne Whalley-Kilmer, who’ll play the title role in the$ 40 million CBS miniseries “Scarlett,” and exec producer Robert Halmi Sr. “It’s an honor to be selected,” Whalley-Kilmer said at a press conference Monday. Asked who she’d like to play Rhett Butler, the actress — whose credits include “Willow,” “Shattered” and “Navy SEALS”– quipped, “Clark Gable.” Production will begin Jan. 6, with a targeted November ’94 airdate.

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