Due to her craze in acting, she even studied musical theatre from the Arts educational School, located in London.
A biopic of , entitled 2007 , starring as the Houdini, featured Zeta-Jones as a Scottish con artist who claims psychic powers.
She was then cast as the of the 1995 television biopic.
Also in 2003, Zeta-Jones starred alongside in the ' black comedy.
The film tells the story of a private detective Wahlberg who is hired by the mayor of New York Crowe to spy on his wife Zeta-Jones.
Unlike the original, the film was disliked by critics and was a commercial disappointment.
Zeta-Jones's career graph and marriage to Douglas have been a subject of satire.
She returned to television in 2017, portraying actress in the first season of 's anthology drama series about the rivalry between the actresses and played by and , respectively.