Dominic Cooke Sets Movie Adaptation of Stephen Sondheim's 'Follies'

Dominic Cooke Sets Movie Adaptation of Stephen Sondheim's 'Follies'
Dominic Cooke is set to do a movie version of Stephen Sondheim and James Goldman's Follies after Heyday Films and BBC Films secured the film rights to the Broadway musical.

The On Chesil Beach director will adapt the dark musical after helming a hit revival of Follies at the National Theatre in London in 2017, with Imelda Staunton and Janie Dee starring. That acclaimed production returned this year in an encore engagement.

Movie versions of Follies have been on the drawing board before, but none ever got a green light. "Over the years, there have been many attempts to bring Follies to the ...
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