McAvoy to Co-Star in Jane Austen Biopic

James McAvoy (who played “Tumnus” in The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe) has signed on to play Tom Lefroy in the upcoming film Becoming Jane. The film explores Lefroy’s relationship with Jane Austen, the renowned English authoress of such books as “Pride and Prejudice” and “Emma”. Austen will be played by American actress Anne Hathaway. Read more at the Daily Mail. Thanks to “springhathcome” for the heads up.