Becket: William Monahan to adapt

Fri November 12, 2010 Return to Film News

  • William Monahan ("London Boulevard") will write and direct "Becket", an adaptation of the Jean Anouilh 1959 French play.

  • The story is about the friendship and estrangement between King Henry II and the Archbishop of Canterbury.

  • Monahan plans to start pre-production in the UK early next year.

Source: Deadline
Related Titles: Becket