Quaid, Moore to Play Clintons in HBO Movie

Film will examine rocky US/UK relationship during Blair years
By Rob Quinn,  Newser Staff
Posted Mar 25, 2009 2:35 AM CDT
British actor Michael Sheen arrives at the British Academy Film Awards 2009 in London last month. Sheen has signed up again to play Tony Blair for in "The Special Relationship."   (AP Photo/Joel Ryan)
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(Newser) – Dennis Quaid and Julianne Moore have been picked to play Bill and Hillary Clinton in a planned HBO film, Variety reports. Special Relationship will examine the often rocky relationship between Bill and Tony Blair in the late '90s. Michael Sheen and Helen McCrory are set to reprise their Queen roles as the British prime minister and his wife.
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