Dakota Fanning ends up in a navy quilted coat as she arrives on set to film 1960s Showtime crime drama Ripley in Venice
Dakota Fanning cut a relaxed figure as she arrived on set of upcoming drama series Ripley in Venice, Italy on Saturday.
The 27-year-old actress is currently filming the US Showtime series based on the detective novels Ripley by Patricia Highsmith.
Dakota wrapped herself up from the cold in a navy coat, which she left open to show off her gray sweater underneath.
Looking good: Dakota Fanning looked effortlessly fashionable as she arrived on set of upcoming drama series Ripley in Venice, Italy on Saturday
She paired it with matching navy pants and sleek black shoes.
In accordance with coronavirus rules, she also wore a black mask over her nose and mouth.
She wore her blonde locks swept up in a sleek bun and opted for natural makeup as she strolled around the scenic town.
Stylish: The actress, 27, is currently filming the American Showtime series based on the crime novels Ripley by Patricia Highsmith
In the new series, set in the 1960s, Ripley is hired by a wealthy New Yorker to travel to Italy to convince his wayward son Dickie to return home.
But along the way, Ripley begins to weave an intricate web of deceptions with deadly consequences.
The drama is adapted from the Highsmith novels by Steve Zaillan, scribe of Schindler’s List.
Dakota who will play Marge Sherwood, an American living in Italy who begins to suspect Ripley’s motives when he shows up looking for her boyfriend Dickie Greenleaf.
She will play against Andrew Scott, who will play the main character of John Ripley.
The 1999 film The Talented Mr. Ripley, directed by the late Anthony Minghella, starred Matt Damon as Tom Ripley with Gwyneth Paltrow as Marge and Jude Law as Dickie.
Cast: Dakota will play Marge Sherwood, an American living in Italy who begins to suspect Ripley’s motives when he shows up looking for her boyfriend Dickie Greenleaf (pictured 2019)
Dakota’s casting news comes hot on the heels of her joining Showtime’s anthology series, The First Lady.
She will play the daughter of President Gerald Ford and First Lady Betty Ford in the series.
The former child actress is best known for I Am Sam, Man On Fire, War Of The Worlds and The Twilight Saga.
United States of Ripley the US release date is confirmed to be 2022. A UK release is to be announced.
Cinematic embodiment: Matt Damon played Tom Ripley on the big screen in a 1999 film directed by the late Anthony Minghella