Hopkins' Hemingway Dreams Are Dead

SIR ANTHONY HOPKINS' dreams of playing revered novelist ERNEST HEMINGWAY on the big screen have been dashed - the film won't happen.

Movie-maker ROGER DONALDSON had tentatively signed Hopkins to play the writer in PAPA, and recently visited Hemingway's Havana, Cuba home and met Cuban leader FIDEL CASTRO to research the project - but now he insists the film won't go ahead.

The COCKTAIL director says, "There's nothing happening there. It was just an idea - and I don't think it's going to happen now."


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