Kate Winslet and Jude Law in ‘Extras’, Gervais Comedy

<TABLE cellSpacing=2 cellPadding=0 width=100 align=left border=0> <TBODY> <TR> <TD><IMG height=134 src="http://www.monstersandcritics.com/artman/uploads/winslet.jpg" width=100 border=1></TD></TR> <TR> <TD> <DIV align=center><FONT class=text10>Winslet as Sylvia Llewelyn Davies in Miramax’s ‘Finding Neverland'</FONT></DIV></TD></TR></TBODY></TABLE>Kate Winslet and Jude Law are to star in "Extras," Ricky Gervais’ follow-up to his award winning show, "The Office." <P></P> <P>Gervais will play a film extra on a movie, which stars the two actors, though they will play caricatures of themselves.</P> <P>Apparently Winslet was very keen to work with Gervais, being a huge fan of "The Office." </P> <P>He told the <EM>Sun</EM> newspaper: "It’s great to have Kate Winslet and Jude Law on board as we have so few British people who have made it big in Hollywood, but these are two who have."  </P> <P>Winslet can currently be seen in "<A href="http://movies.monstersandcritics.com/archive/moviearchive.php/Finding_Neverland/472">Finding Neverland</A>," where she stars alongside Johnny Depp.</P> <P>Meantime Gervais is due to star in "Mission: Impossible 3" with Tom Cruise, which is due to start filming in the summer. Seems that he knows director J.J. Abrams well and was offered a part.</P> <P>You can read more about "Mission: Impossible 3" in our <A href="http://movies.monstersandcritics.com/archive/moviearchive.php/Mission%3A_Impossible_3/137">database</A>.</P>Note the date on this article may be incorrect due to importing it from our old system.

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