Magazine article Screen International

Jamie Vardy Biopic to Be Produced by 'The King's Speech' Outfit Bedlam

Magazine article Screen International

Jamie Vardy Biopic to Be Produced by 'The King's Speech' Outfit Bedlam

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The King's Speech producer Bedlam Productions has joing Kinghtsbridge Films to produce a biopic of Leicester City and England footballer Jamie Vardy.

The as yet untitled project is being developed and produced by Adrian Butchart (Goal! The Dream Begins) for Knightsbridge with Simon Egan (The King's Speech) and Gareth Ellis-Unwin (The King's Speech, Zaytoun) for Bedlam.

The feature will chart Vardy's remarkable journey from English football's lower divisions to the heights of success with Leicester City, where last year he helped the Foxes win the Premier LEague and become a record-breaking goalscorer for the club.

Butchart said: "This film has already gathered so much attention from the public, the media, and the entertainment industry - some considerate it as the sport success story of the century - that there were multiple offers on the table. …

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