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Mel Raido to star alongside Gemma Arterton in Gemma Bovery

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MEL Raido is to star alongside Gemma Arterton in new film Gemma Bovery.

Loosely based on Gustave Flaubert’s Madame Bovary, as well as Posy Simmonds’ graphic novel, the film will follow the fortunes of a young English woman who marries and moves to rural France.

According to Variety, Raido will play “a charming food writer and critic who is also the ex-boyfriend of Bovary”.

The film is being directed by Anne Fontaine.

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