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FILE PHOTO: Ralph Fiennes To Play Charles Dickens In Biopic Role

(FILE PHOTO) In this composite image a comparison has been made between Charles Dickens (L) and actor Ralph Fiennes. Ralph Fiennes will reportedly play Charles Dickens in a film biopic entitled 'The Invisible Woman' directed by the actor himself. ***LEFT IMAGE*** 1858: English novelist Charles Dickens (1812 - 1870) looks on circa 1858. (Photo by General Photographic Agency/Getty Images) ***RIGHT IMAGE*** LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 12: Actor Ralph Fiennes attends the Orange British Academy Film Awards 2012 at the Royal Opera House on February 12, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Gareth Cattermole/Getty Images)

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