Carey Mulligan to play Hillary Clinton in biopic

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THE British actress Carey Mulligan is set to beat a string of American rivals to play the role of Hillary Clinton in a biopic of the former US Secretary of State.

Other candidates had included Scarlett Johansson, Jessica Chastain and Emma Stone, but Mulligan is the producers' first choice, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

The film, directed by James Ponsoldt, will follow Ms Clinton's early career as a lawyer on the committee involved with Richard Nixon's impeachment as well as the attentions of future president Bill Clinton.


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