TOP 5: Most awaited Hollywood biopics of 2013

By Hindustan Times

Hollywood has always looked for inspiration from various quarters. After comics, book adaptations, sequels, trilogy and franchises, it is now focusing on portraying onscreen lives of those whose names have gone down in history.

From a hippy-turned-CEO Steve Jobs, to the Golden Age actor Elizabeth Taylor, who set the record for the most number of marriages in showbiz, to iconic musicians such as Janis Joplin and Jimi Hendrix — a slew of biopics are on their way to the big screen.

Movie: Lovelace
Based On: Linda Lovelace
Played by: Amanda Seyfried
Actor Amanda Seyfried has been roped in to play iconic porn star Linda Lovelace in the upcoming film, Lovelace. Directed by Rob Epstein and Jeffrey Friedman, the biopic focuses on the story of Lovelace, who was abused by the p