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Rachel Weisz to Play Elizabeth Taylor in Biopic From ‘King’s Speech’ Producers

Rachel Weisz is set to play Hollywood icon Elizabeth Taylor in the upcoming biopic 'A Special Relationship' from the producers of 'The King's Speech' and the writer of 'Slumdog Millionaire.'

The Full Monty: Theater Review

Adapting his screenplay for the 1997 Brit hit, Simon Beaufoy has reworked the blue-collar stripper story into a crowd-pleasing stage play, unrelated to the Americanized musical.

The Hunger Games: Catching Fire: Film Review

The second big-screen installment of Suzanne Collins' YA trilogy sees Jennifer Lawrence return as the heroic Katniss Everdeen with new faces Philip Seymour Hoffman, Jena Malone, Jeffrey Wright and Sam Claflin joining the franchise.

FX Lands World War II Mini From Danny Boyle, Simon Beaufoy

The 10-part series "Telemark" was written by Beaufoy and is based on the story of the British-trained resistance fighters who sabotaged Hitler's nuclear development program during World War II.

Simon Beaufoy to Adapt Len Deighton’s Spy Novels for TV

British producer Clerkenwell Films has inked a deal with the Oscar-winning writer of "Slumdog Millionaire" to bring the Bernard Samson character to the small screen.

‘Salmon Fishing in the Yemen’ Trailer: Ewan McGregor and Emily Blunt Connect (Video)

Lasse Hallstrom directed the comedy-drama, written by Simon Beaufoy; the feature hits theaters in March.

Danny Boyle and Simon Beaufoy, ‘127 Hours’

Immediately on the heels of "Slumdog Millionaire" — for which they won Oscars as director and writer, respectively — Danny Boyle and Simon Beaufoy tackled the true-life story of mountaineer Aron Ralston.