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Gwyneth Paltrow Eyeing Blood, Bones & Butter

WIESBADEN, GERMANY - NOVEMBER 10:  Gwyneth Paltrow attends the Red Carpet for the Bambi Award 2011 ceremony at the Rhein-Main-Hallen on November 10, 2011 in Wiesbaden, Germany.  (Photo by Christian Augustin/Getty Images)

Gwyneth Paltrow is in talks to star in a film based on Prune chef-owner Gabrielle Hamilton's 2011 memoir Blood, Bones & Butter. Here's how effusively Mario Batali praised the book: "I will read this book to my children and then burn all the books I have written for pretending to be anything even close to this." This one other time, he said Paltrow is "a talented actress."

Photo: Christian Augustin/2011 Getty Images