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Ben Foster to star in boxing drama 'Harry Haft'

Press Trust of India  |  Los Angeles 

Ben has signed on to play the lead in drama "Harry Haft".

The feature, to be directed by Oscar-winning filmmaker Barry Levinson, will tell the story of a who survived Auschwitz by being forced to fight fellow prisoners in the concentration camps in ghoulish gladiatorial battles.

The script has been adapted by from Alan Scott Haft's book about his father, "Harry Haft: Survivor Of Auschwitz, Challenger Of Rocky Marciano", reported Deadline.

Levinson will also produce the feature alongside New Mandate Film's Matti Leshem , Aaron L. Gilbert, and

Foster, 38, most recently appeared in the "Leave No Trace" and Melanie Laurent's "Galveston".

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First Published: Tue, November 06 2018. 11:45 IST