Here's something my sister will love- Helena Bonham Carter will be starring as English author Enid Blyton who wrote the book "Noddy", as well as the series "The Famous Five" and the "The Secret Seven" in a BBC biopic.
In 1942 the author divorced her first husband who will be played by Matthew MacFadyen of Pride and Prejudice fame, to marry her lover played by Denis Lawson. Enid will be part of a four part series depicting iconic women.
Sophie Okonedo will be playing Winnie Mandela, the ex-wife of Nelson Mandela. Margot will feature Anne- Marie Duff as prima ballerina Margot Fonteyn.
Gracie! is based on the life of Gracie Fields, the highest paid film actress in the 1930's, played by Jane Horrocks