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Variety reports that Oscar-winning The King’s Speech director Tom Hooper is in talks to direct a big screen adaptation of the musical “Les Mirables” for Universal Pictures.

The musical is based on the Victor Hugo novel, which focuses on the struggles of ex-convict Jean Valjean and his experience of redemption.

Cameron Mackintosh, who produced the musical’s original British stage run, will produce along with Working Title’s Tim Bevan and Eric Fellner.

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The Games are on course: CWG chief Mike Hooper

Commonwealth Games Chief Executive Officer Mike Hooper Friday dispelled worries over the completion of venues for the Oct 3-14 event, saying India will be ready in time, things were improving and security was in place.
A confident Hooper said India is left with no choice but to complete the task it has taken up and it [...] Continue reading The Games are on course: CWG chief Mike Hooper