Deadline reports, Paramount Pictures has bought the film rights of A Woman Of No Importance by Sonia Purnell. Star Wars’ Daisy Ridley is set to play the lead.
You can read the inside scoop about the book below:
The book by the author of Clementine is the biography of American heiress and super-spy Virginia Hall, who attempted to break into the ranks of the American Foreign Service in the years before World War II. Rejected because of gender and a disability — she lost part of her leg in a hunting accident — Hall worked during the war for the British intelligence unit.