Meryl Streep, Glenn Close and Barbra Streisand are battling it out for the lead in the moving picture versh of the musical versh of Sunset Boulevard. ‘Parently.
They’re on a shortlist being considered by Dame Andrew Lloyd Webber – who composed the dolly ditties for the musical based on the ’50s Billy Wilder film – and Don Black and Christopher Hampton, who did the lyrics ‘n’ things.
Ewan McGregor and Hugh Jackman are up for the male lead, Gillis. S’true.
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