Star Trek into Darkness‘ Benedict Cumberbatch is set to star in a new biography about Brian Epstein former manager of The Beatles.
The focus of the movie isn’t Epstein’s view of The Beatles, as might be expected, but Epstein himself.
Epstein was the manager of The Beatles until his death from a drug overdose in 1967.
The Epstein movie screenplay has been written by Todd Graff, and the film will be produced by Tom Hanks, Gary Goetzman and Simon Halfon.
Source: The Hollywood Reporter