Stewart to do TV Texas "Lear"
The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 12.0661 Tuesday, 20 March 2001
From: Don Weingust <
Date: Saturday, 17 Mar 2001 13:26:14 -0800
Subject: Stewart to do TV Texas "Lear"
The following appeared on CNN's Entertainment web site:
NEW YORK -- Patrick Stewart will headline a cast in a new TNT movie
based on "King Lear," Variety reports. The $11 million movie will
transport the Shakespeare play to the early days of the Wild West. It
will be re-titled "King of Texas," and shooting starts in Mexico on
April 19. . . .