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Two German producers are planning a Pope Benedict XVI biopic. Marcus Mende and Peter Weckert have acquired the rights to Peter Seewald's forthcoming book, reports Reuters. The journalist is the author of three bestselling book-length interviews with the pontiff - two when he was still Cardinal Joseph Ratzinger. Seewald will act as a consultant to the scriptwriter on the adaptation of his next book, which is due for release (more) »


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