Lily James Eyed to Play Anna Nicole Smith in Upcoming Biopic. Things are really starting to look up for Lily James! After wowing

critics and audiences alike with her portrayal of Pamela Anderson in the hit miniseries Pam & Tommy, the 26-year-old has now been

scoped out to play Anna Nicole Smith in an upcoming biopic of the late model’s life. With this new role, it seems that James is

set to achieve icon status of her own. Smith, who died in 2007 at age 39, rocketed to fame in 1993 after she married billionaire J.

Howard Marshall II and gained a large following after giving birth to daughter Dannielynn on camera during The Anna Nicole Show

The model-actress was later involved in a paternity battle between her son Daniel and Larry Birkhead. Now James could

play Smith in an upcoming biopic from Lifetime which has yet to be titled. Anna Nicole Smith: The Incredible Life of a Reality Star

will tell Smith's story through her own words. Lily James Eyed to Play Anna Nicole Smith in Upcoming Biopic Anna Nicole Smith Lily

James Eyed to Play Anna Nicole Smith in Upcoming Biopic James is best known for playing Lady Rose Aldridge in Downton Abbey

and Princess Mary Tudor in historical miniseries Wolf Hall. Her next big project is Disney’s live action Cinderella movie alongside

Cate Blanchett as Lady Tremaine, Richard Madden as Prince Charming and Helena Bonham Carter as Fairy Godmother.

Directed by Kenneth Branagh, Cinderella is scheduled to hit theaters March 13th 2015. Anna Nicole Smith Lily James Eyed to

Play Anna Nicole Smith in Upcoming Biopic Smith, who died in 2007 at age 39, rocketed to fame in 1993 after she married