"Geri Poppins"

Geri Halliwell is supossedly set to star in a production of "Mary Poppins" to be
filmed in New Zealand, a report here said Wednesday.

She was to take a lead role in "A Spoon Full of Sugar," a made for
television remake of "Mary Poppins," the Dominion newspaper said.
company Cloud 9 Screen Entertainment had plans for up to 16 episodes
with filming to begin next March, the daily said.

Production head Geoff Husson was quoted as saying they were negotiating
with Geri to play the high-flying granddaughter of nanny Mary Poppins,
made famous in the 1964 film starring Julie Andrews.