Michael Shannon and Kevin Spacey to play Elvis and Nixon

Richard Nixon Badge

Michael Shannon and Kevin Spacey will play Elvis Presley and Richard Nixon in the period drama Elvis & Nixon, the story of a bizarre real-life meeting between the 20th-century historical figures in 1970, reports Deadline.The film, written by actor Cary Elwes, is being touted to investors at the current American Film Market in Santa Monica, California.

Slim Whitman Obituary

Slim Whitman - 1968

The singer Slim Whitman, who has died aged 90, was a noteworthy figure in country music, since, although he was hugely popular outside the US, for most of his career he was almost forgotten in his own country.