Tao Okamoto (岡本 多緒, Okamoto Tao), known professionally as Tao (born May 22, 1985), is a Japanese model and actress, who was the face of Ralph Lauren. In 2013, she made her film debut as the female lead, Mariko Yashida, in The Wolverine, opposite Hugh Jackman. Wikipedia
Born: 22nd May, 1985, Tokyo, Japan
Height: 5' 9¾" (177 cm)
Claim to Fame: Top 50 Models (Ranked # 37)
Well that was fast.
With production on The Wolverine set to begin in a matter of weeks, director James Mangold was closing in on his female lead.
Jessica Biel was offered the role of Viper early last week, but we subsequently reported that talks between Biel and 20th Century Fox broke down and she would no longer be taking the role.
Now, just a couple of days later, it appears that Svetlana Khodchenkova has entered talks to take over the part opposite Hugh Jackman.
Hit the jump for more.
News of Khodchenkova’s involvement comes via Twitch, who reports that the... Read More
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