‘Hearts’ in right place for Hayek

Thesp joins Travolta, Gandolfini as femme fatale

Salma Hayek has landed a killer role in “Lonely Hearts,” joining John Travolta and James Gandolfini in the Millennium Films drama. Todd Robinson wrote the script and is directing the film.

Hayek is set to play the female lead role of Martha Beck, a serial killer in the 1940s who, with accomplice Raymond Martinez Fernandez, found victims through personal ads. Travolta and Gandolfini play the homicide detectives who track the killers.

Pic is being produced by Holly Wiersma and Boaz Davidson. Shooting begins in April.

Hayek just wrapped “Banditas” with Penelope Cruz for producer Luc Besson and Fox; she’ll next be seen starring alongside Colin Farrell in the Robert Towne-directed “Ask the Dust” for Paramount Classics.

More Film

  • The Mummy

    U.S. Movie Ticket Sales Plunged 6% in 2017, Thanks to Lousy Summer

    Salma Hayek has landed a killer role in “Lonely Hearts,” joining John Travolta and James Gandolfini in the Millennium Films drama. Todd Robinson wrote the script and is directing the film. Hayek is set to play the female lead role of Martha Beck, a serial killer in the 1940s who, with accomplice Raymond Martinez Fernandez, […]

  • santa barbara film festival arlington theater

    Santa Barbara Film Festival to Open as Planned in Wake of Montecito Mudslides

    Salma Hayek has landed a killer role in “Lonely Hearts,” joining John Travolta and James Gandolfini in the Millennium Films drama. Todd Robinson wrote the script and is directing the film. Hayek is set to play the female lead role of Martha Beck, a serial killer in the 1940s who, with accomplice Raymond Martinez Fernandez, […]

  • Ella Rumpf Avez Brothers

    Variety Unveils 10 Europeans to Watch for 2018

    Salma Hayek has landed a killer role in “Lonely Hearts,” joining John Travolta and James Gandolfini in the Millennium Films drama. Todd Robinson wrote the script and is directing the film. Hayek is set to play the female lead role of Martha Beck, a serial killer in the 1940s who, with accomplice Raymond Martinez Fernandez, […]

  • Aaron Hernandez

    James Patterson's Aaron Hernandez Book in the Works as a Movie

    Salma Hayek has landed a killer role in “Lonely Hearts,” joining John Travolta and James Gandolfini in the Millennium Films drama. Todd Robinson wrote the script and is directing the film. Hayek is set to play the female lead role of Martha Beck, a serial killer in the 1940s who, with accomplice Raymond Martinez Fernandez, […]

  • SAG Awards Preview 2018

    SAG Awards Predictions 2018: Who Will Win?

    Salma Hayek has landed a killer role in “Lonely Hearts,” joining John Travolta and James Gandolfini in the Millennium Films drama. Todd Robinson wrote the script and is directing the film. Hayek is set to play the female lead role of Martha Beck, a serial killer in the 1940s who, with accomplice Raymond Martinez Fernandez, […]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content