It's Springtime for Uma
("Kill Bill") will play the role of Ulla, the Swedish secretary, in the new film version of "The Producers
," the New York Post's Page Six
reports. Nicole Kidman
was the first choice of Mel Brooks, but she backed out, and Charlize Theron
was also reportedly considered. The film stars Matthew Broderick
and Nathan Lane
, and will begin filming in February.