Calendar Girls movie maker Nigel Cole is already planning his next picture, he wants to turn British acting dames Judi Dench and Maggie Smith into middle-aged prostitutes.

The British director's first two feature films have both focused on older characters behaving badly - in SAVING GRACE BRENDA BLETHYN grows marijuana and in new movie Calendar Girls Julie Walters and HELEN MIRREN strip off for a nude calendar.

Now he is eyeing an even more controversial third film.

He jokes, "I've done middle-aged women turning into drug dealers and now middle-aged women getting naked.

"I do want to do a third film in this vein as it's obviously what I do. Prostitute, that's it!

"Judi Dench and Maggie Smith on the game. "

01/09/2003 02:39