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Monday 3 August 2015

Ryan Gosling for Pistorius biopic?

Published 26/03/2013 | 17:46

Ryan Gosling is being tipped to play Oscar Pistorius, according to reports
Ryan Gosling is being tipped to play Oscar Pistorius, according to reports

Ryan Gosling has been tipped to play Oscar Pistorius in a film about his life.

The Paralympic gold medallist is currently on bail after he shot his model girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp dead at his home on Valentine's Day. Pistorius denies murder and claims he mistook model Reeva for an intruder.

Now The Cape Argus has reported that Hollywood executives are planning a film about the athlete, with two scripts already thought to be in the pipeline.

Ryan is said to be in the running to star as the South African sportsman, who was born with a bone condition and had both legs amputated below the knee as a baby.

South African actress Charlize Theron is tipped to play Reeva.

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