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Colin Morgan set to star in Oscar Wilde biopic

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Colin Morgan is set to star in the BBC’s biopic about Oscar Wilde.

The actor’s role in the film is unknown but he is just one of three confirmed stars.

The Happy Prince will tell the story of the Irish author’s last few days and is directed by Rupert Everest who will star as the leading man.

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Wilde role: Colin is set to star in an Oscar Wilde biopic | BBC

The film will be made of of flashback scenes of the poet’s life – past romances and experiences from his time in England all the way to his dying day in Paris, France.

Colin Firth has been confirmed to star in the film alongside the Armagh native, according to the BBC.

The film is set for release in 2017.