Hunky actor Colin Farrell has agreed to play the a 14-year-old girl's lover in a controversial new movie.

Little known Q'ORIANKA (corr) KILCHER will play Native American beauty POCAHONTAS opposite the Irish star's CAPTAIN JOHN SMITH in a retelling of the famous romance.

The teenager, who had a small role in How the Grinch Stole Christmas, is a descendant of the Huachipaeri (corr) and Quechua (corr) tribes of South America.

Terrence Malick will direct the movie, which will also feature DAVID THEWLIS, Christopher Plummer and Christian Bale.

02/07/2004 19:46