Lance Armstrong's biopic in the pipeline

Last Updated: Sat, Jan 19, 2013 09:30 hrs

A movie about the life of disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong is in the works, it has been announced.

According to a studio spokesperson, Paramount Pictures and JJ Abrams' production company, Bad Robot, have secured the rights to the New York Times reporter Juliet Macur's upcoming book 'Cycle of Lies: The Fall of Lance Armstrong,' which is set to be released in June, the Age reported.

No director, writer, star or start date has been set for the movie.

Macur has covered the seven-time Tour de France winner for over a decade. (ANI)

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