Whitney Biopic Coming to Lifetime in 2015The film, set to air on Lifetime in 2015, will be directed by actress Angela Bassett, who will be making her directorial debut.
Jimi Hendrix Biopic Starring Outkast’s Andre 3000 To Debut At SXSWThe film doesn't have any Hendrix compositions, but uses songs that Jimi covered.
Tom Hardy To Play Elton John In BiopicWe've been wondering who would be pulling out the feather boas and rose colored glasses to take on the role of Elton John in the Rocketman biopic for a while now, and now we know. According to EW.com, Tom Hardy, best known as Batman's grunting enemy Bane in The Dark Knight Rises, has signed on to play Sir Elton.
Gregg Allman’s ‘Extraordinarily Dark & Tragic American Story’ To Hit The Big Screen
Director Michael Gracey Signs On To Elton John 'Rocketman' Biopic
David Bowie's Berlin Years With Iggy Pop Inspire New Biopic
Paul Dano To Portray Young Brian Wilson In Biopic 'Love & Mercy'
Lenny Kravitz To Play Motown Legend Marvin Gaye In BiopicLenny Kravitz honed his musical chops during the '90s by combining rock, soul, R&B and funk on songs like "Are You Gonna Go My Way," "Fly Away," "It Ain't Over 'Til It's Over" and "Believe." More recently, he earned his acting stripes with roles in diverse films including the Oscar-nominated Precious and the adaptation of The Hunger Games. Now, he's combining both sides of his skill sets to play the role of Marvin Gaye in Julien Temple's biopic on the iconic soul singer.
Beatles Manager Brian Epstein Nabs Dueling Biopics - Including One From Tom HanksThere have been a number of films about The Beatles throughout the years but never one solely based on the life of the man who discovered the band - until now.
Mick Jagger To Co-Produce James Brown BiopicAs if Mick Jagger hasn't got his hands full enough - what with upcoming Stones shows and more 50th anniversary activity in 2013 - he will now serve as one of the producers on an upcoming James Brown biopic.
Freddie Mercury Biopic To Be Released In Early 2014A Freddie Mercury biopic has been in the works for several years - a film that is assuredly still on track, according to Queen guitarist Brian May.
Janis Joplin Biopic Now Has Lead ActressFrom pop star Pink to indie dream girl Zooey Deschanel, big name actresses have been attached to the lead role in Janis Joplin's biopic. But it will be recent Tony Award-winning actress Nina Arianda that will play the title role in Joplin.