Renee Zellweger has been cast as Judy Garland in a new biopic called Judy, The story revolves on the last performances of the legendary star in London.
According to Deadline:
“It’s winter 1968, 30 years after she played the iconic role of Dorothy in The Wizard Of Oz, when showbiz legend Garland arrives in Swinging London to perform a sell-out run at The Talk of the Town. As Garland prepares for the show, battles with management, charms musicians and reminisces with friends and adoring fans, her wit and warmth shine through. Even her dreams of romance seem undimmed as she embarks on a courtship with Mickey Deans, her soon-to-be fifth husband.”
The script was written by Tom Edge (The Crown) and will be produced by BAFTA–winner David Livingstone (Pride) for Calamity.
The film was also include some of Garland’s most famous hit songs.