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Dev Patel, Ben Kingsley signed for Roald Dahl adaptation


Filmmaker Wes Anderson has been roped in to direct an adaptation of Roald Dahl's 'The Wonderful Story of Henry Sugar', starring Benedict Cumberbatch, for Netflix. According to sources, Ralph Fiennes, Dev Patel, and Ben Kingsley have joined the cast, with production expected to start this month in London, reports variety.com. First published in 1977, 'The Wonderful Story...

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Quentin Blake’s drawings to raise money for COVID charities


A collection of 12 drawings by English illustrator and children’s writer Quentin Blake, known for illustrating Roald Dahl’s books, have gone on an online sale that continues till early June. Presented in Christie’s ‘Beyond Worlds: Fine Books & Manuscripts’ online auction, which is open for bidding till June 4, the collection will be sold to...