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  • Les Misérables
  • added a synopsis Mar. 25, 2011
  • A film adaptation of the popular stage play, which chronicles the lives of five characters through nearly two decades in France.
  • Looks like Universal Pictures has won the battle for the next film to be directed by Oscar-winning The King’s Speech helmer Tom Hooper. The dealmaking has started for Hooper to direct Les Miserables, a full-blown musical adaptation of the Cameron Mackintosh-produced perennial stage hit.

    Source: Deadline Hooper Closing On 'Les Miserables' As Next Pic