Skip to content

Colin Firth to Play Noel Coward in Vegas

SIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTER

HOLLYWOOD, May 19 (UPI) —

Colin Firth will play Noel Coward in “Mad Dogs and Englishmen,” the producers announced in Cannes, France.

SIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTER

The film centers on the real-life saga of the sophisticated British playwright-actor’s two-week run at the Desert Inn in Las Vegas in 1955.

The next step is to find a director for the film, which The Hollywood Reporter says has no release date.

The newspaper said “Mad Dogs” is being produced by BiteSize Entertainment, a newly launched company led by Gene Kirkwood, who oversaw “Rocky,” and Mevio CEO Ron Bloom.


Comment count on this article reflects comments made on Breitbart.com and Facebook. Visit Breitbart's Facebook Page.