Deadline Hollywood: Merle Haggard movie is written

Merle Haggard is seen in a photo provided Wednesday, April 6, 2016, by Buck Owens Production Co. Music legend Haggard died Wednesday at the age of 79.

Deadline Hollywood is reporting that the life of country music legend and Bakersfield native Merle Haggard could be depicted on the big screen.

The script for the Haggard movie, "Done It All," is finished, according to Deadline. It was penned by Cliff Hollingsworth, who also wrote Russell Crowe's "Cinderella Man."

Deadline reports that the Haggard script was developed with the musician's friend Carl Cooper.

Haggard died April 6, which was also his 79th birthday.

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