Rooney Mara is seen out and about in Los Angeles on February 8, 2017.
Talk about the “passion” of the Christ.
In the upcoming movie “Mary Magdalene” Rooney Mara plays the title character, with Joaquin Phoenix as Jesus Christ.
And sources exclusively tell Page Six that Phoenix and Mara fell for each other on the set while shooting the biblical epic and have been spending a lot of time together ever since.
Mara’s most recent film, “Lion,” was up for four Golden Globes on Sunday.
But Mara and famously reclusive Phoenix were instead “holed up together in the desert,” a Hollywood source said, rather than in LA for the awards with Mara’s nominated co-stars Dev Patel and Nicole Kidman. Continue reading Hollywood’s Jesus and Mary hooking up