EXCLUSIVE: Newcomer Caroline Barry lands lead movie role as Nellie Bly
Posted On 23 Oct, 2013 By Tom Henderson
Caroline Barry has found one. You can play Nellie Bly without actually having to endure ten days in a madhouse.
Bly was 23 years old when she established her reputation as a journalist with her 1887 expose of New York City’s insane asylum on Blackwell’s Island. Barry will be the same age by the time she appears on movie screens as Bly in the movie “10 Days in a Madhouse,” based on the writer’s newspaper articles and subsequent book.
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