and Janet McTeer
will play beloved British leader Winston Churchill
and his wife Clemmie
is the sequel to award-winning TV biopic The Gathering Storm
. Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
star Gleeson will take over from Michael Gambon
, who played the former Prime Minister in 2002's The Gathering Storm, in Churchill At War.
McTeer will replace Vanessa Redgrave
, who portrayed Clemmie in that film. The biopic will focus on what made Churchill a great wartime leader, while putting the Churchill's marriage under the microscope.
Movie mogul brothers Ridley
and Tony Scott
are the executive producers of the project.
(This news article provided by World Entertainment News Network)