William the Conqueror Biopic Planned

Killer Films (“Boys Don’t Cry,” “Far From Heaven”) and GC Corp. will co-produce the big budget medieval action film “William the Conqueror” says Variety.

Brian Edgar and Derek Wallbank’s script follows the rise of the illegitimate son of the Duke of Normandy to the English crown in 1066 following the Battle of Hastings.

Christine Vachon and Pamela Koffler will produce.