The actress will play lonely farm beauty Curly's Wife in the show, which is based on the 1937 novel by John Steinbeck.
James Franco will star as migrant worker George, while Chris O'Dowd will play the mnetally disabled Lennie. Tony award winner Anna Shapiro is directing.
Meester made headlines last month after reportedly getting engaged to actor boyfriend Adam Brody after less than a year of dating. The couple worked together on 2011 movi...
The 43-year-old flaunted her hot figure while walking on the beach in a purple sarong before hitting the surf to cool off.
Padma is in Miami for this year's annual Art Basel, a series of contemporary and modern art shows.