Lena Headey to work with Dwayne Johnson

Johnson announced the development via a series of tweets

Ians February 10, 2017
Lena Headey plays Queen Cersie Lannister in the HBO series. PHOTO: FILE

Game of Thrones star Lena Headey is set to be a part of Dwayne Johnson's production Fight with My Family, a new comedy-drama film project inspired by WWE superstar Paige and her family.

The popular actor and former wrestler, who is also known as The Rock, will also make a cameo in the film. Headey will play Paige's mother, Julia Hamer-Bevis, who is also a wrestler.

Johnson announced the development via a series of tweets. "Welcome the brilliant/badass Lena Headey and the often mistaken as my twin Nick Frost to our cast. Fighting With My Family," he tweeted.

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"Thrilled to have Lena. Amazing actress. The real life matriarch she plays is as loving and tough as they come. Fighting With My Family."

Headey is currently busy filming the seventh season of the popular TV series Game of Thrones, and fans can't wait to see her as Cersei again. The show will return with with seventh season on Star World and Star World HD later this year.

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