Monday, August 15, 2005

Brian Cox as Graeme Obree - "The Flying Scotsman" in production

sundaymail - ONLY LOVE CAN BEAT MY BLUES: "BRIAN COX had not heard of cycling champ Graeme Obree before agreeing to star in a movie based on his life.

But the Hollywood heavyweight yesterday revealed how he felt drawn to the turbulent story of the gifted athlete driven to the edge of suicide by crippling depression.

Brian, 59, could only imagine the severe manic depression which plagued the cyclist during his glittering career."