Award-winning actress Dianne Wiest is gearing up to make debut on the London stage in June (04) .

Although no deals have been signed, Wiest, 55, hopes to star in a new play by KATHLEEN TOLAN, provisionally titled THE MEMORY HOUSE.

Wiest, who won Best Supporting Actress OSCARs for Hannah and Her Sisters and Bullets Over Broadway, is likely to be directed by PETER GILL of the OUT OF THE BLUE THEATRE COMPANY.

Other American stars treading the West End boards this year (04) include Luke Perry, Alyson Hannigan and Gillian Anderson.

26/03/2004 14:15