Anne Hathaway is to portray a pregnant fighter pilot in a new one-woman show in New York.

The Interstellar star will hit the stage at the Public Theater in George Brant’s Grounded this spring (15).

The play - about a woman forced to step down from the cockpit when her superiors discover she's expecting - will be directed by Julie Taymor, the brains behind The Lion King and Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark spectaculars.