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Gal Gadot to star in Hedy Lamarr series

Press Trust of India  |  Los Angeles 

"Wonder Woman" star Gadot is in final talks to headline and produce a limited series about actor and inventor Lamarr for

The series is from "The Affair" co-creator/Sarah Treem, "The Handmaid's Tale" and Endeavor Content.

According to Deadline, Treem is in negotiation to write the limited series, which will chronicle the life and career of Lamarr.

Gadot will produce the limited series with her husband and producing partner

Austrian-born Lamarr started her career in Czechoslovakia in the early 1930s before leaving her husband and moving to In London, she met Louis B Mayer, who offered her a movie contract in Hollywood, where she starred in "Algiers" (1938), "Boom Town" (1940), "I Take This Woman" (1940), "Comrade X" (1940), "Come Live With Me" (1941) and "Samson and Delilah" (1949).

She was also an inventor and at the beginning of World War II, she and developed a radio guidance system for Allied torpedoes, which used spread spectrum and frequency.

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First Published: Tue, August 07 2018. 12:20 IST