Date: 29th June 2001
Actress CATHERINE ZETA JONES is set shock her Welsh countrymen - by reading the declaration of American independence.
The TRAFFIC (2000) star is joining her husband MICHAEL DOUGLAS, along with WHOOPI GOLDBERG, MORGAN FREEMAN, MEL GIBSON and KEVIN SPACEY at a 4th of July (01) gala organised by Hollywood producer NORMAN LEAR.
The Welsh beauty will read passages from the patriotic speech at a televised showing on TV network ABC.
Catherine will take to the stage in front of Philadelphia,
Pennsylvania's MUSEUM OF ART next Wednesday (4JUL01) after a GARTH BROOKS concert. (ES/WNWCC/IG)