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Hollywood loves turning the stories of real-life people into on-screen drama. But when it comes to deciding which beloved (or reviled) historical figure to focus on, the industry tends to choose the same dang people — Winston Churchill, we're looking at you. That's why, for this roundup, we decided to take a closer look at people from the past who haven't gotten enough of Hollywood's sweet lovin'.

For too long, biopics have honed in on a single story, that of a successful white male. The purpose of this list is to bring forth a diverse set of people who led defiant and uplifting lives that would make engrossing blockbusters. Of course, these ten people are already well-known in certain circles. The beauty of a big-screen biopic would be that those circles could expand.
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