The British literary agent behinds hit films The Full Monty and BILLY ELLIOTT has been murdered in a frenzied knife attack.

ROD HALL, 53, was discovered in his luxury Bermondsey, south London apartment after being stabbed repeatedly in the chest and stomach.

Hall was last seen at 7pm last Friday (21MAY04) and was only found by a friend, when he failed to attend weekend appointments.

Hall represented film and TV scriptwriters and was responsible for bringing MRS BROWN, Calendar Girls, Billy Elliott and The Full Monty to the big screen.

26/05/2004 02:37