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Connie Britton Will Play Roger Ailes' Wife in Upcoming Movie!

Connie Britton Will Play Roger Ailes' Wife in Upcoming Movie!

Connie Britton is taking on a new role.

The 9-1-1 actress will be playing Beth Ailes, wife of the late Fox News chief Roger Ailes, in an upcoming drama about the news network, The Hollywood Reporter confirmed on Friday (November 16).

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John Lithgow will play Roger, while Charlize Theron, Nicole Kidman and Margot Robbie will play Megyn Kelly, Gretchen Carlson and an associate producer respectively. Malcolm McDowell will play Rupert Murdoch.

The drama will be directed by Jay Roach, and focuses on “the women who took on the famed toxic male culture at the news network.”

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