Boyle wants Julie Walters for biopic

Last Updated: Mon, Oct 29, 2012 11:20 hrs

London, Oct 29 (IANS) Singer Susan Boyle is in talks to turn her life story into a film and she wants English actress Julie Walters to take the lead role.

Boyle's life story is already the subject of a stage show titled "I Dreamed A Dream" and she is currently working on plans for a big screen biopic.

The 51-year-old has now revealed her dream casting for the film, insisting "Harry Potter" actress Walters is the perfect woman for the part.

"My story will make a great film. We are in the middle of negotiations just now for a film about my life," quoted Boyle as saying.

"There's only one person I'd love to play me - and that's Julie Walters. She would do the job and you just know she would do my story justice," she added.

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