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#Biopic

# biopic - Tuesday 23 March, 2021

Jamie Foxx set to star in Martin Scorsese-backed Mike Tyson biopic
# Future Plans
From The42
# Future Plans

Jamie Foxx set to star in Martin Scorsese-backed Mike Tyson biopic

Mar 23rd 2021, 6:07 PM 5,396 Views 5 Comments

The television limited series about ‘Iron Mike’ is in development.

# biopic - Friday 9 September, 2016

Biopic on late WWE star Chris Benoit set to go ahead
# CONFIRMED
From The42
# CONFIRMED

Biopic on late WWE star Chris Benoit set to go ahead

Sep 9th 2016, 11:46 AM 6,778 Views 13 Comments

Lexi Alexander, director of Punisher: War Zone, is set to helm the project.

# biopic - Friday 25 March, 2016

Colm Meaney stars in the long-awaited Pele biopic and the slick trailer for it has just dropped
# Hollywood Treatment
From The42
# Hollywood Treatment

Colm Meaney stars in the long-awaited Pele biopic and the slick trailer for it has just dropped

Mar 25th 2016, 7:22 PM 8,714 Views 9 Comments

Sharon Curley’s Da will play George Raynor, the man who coached Sweden to the 1958 World Cup final.

# biopic - Thursday 3 March, 2016

Nina Simone's family lash out over 'light-skinned actress' Zoe Saldana playing the singer
# Not Feelin Good
# Not Feelin Good

Nina Simone's family lash out over 'light-skinned actress' Zoe Saldana playing the singer

Mar 3rd 2016, 8:34 PM 25,790 Views 74 Comments

Simone’s daughter Simone Kelly has said, “Appearance-wise this is not the best choice.”

# biopic - Saturday 9 January, 2016

Recaptured Mexican drug lord 'El Chapo' wanted to make a film about himself
# Biopic
# Biopic

Recaptured Mexican drug lord 'El Chapo' wanted to make a film about himself

Jan 9th 2016, 8:38 AM 11,199 Views 15 Comments

Joaquin Guzman had even contacted actresses and producers.

# biopic - Tuesday 17 November, 2015

An Irish filmmaker is turning one of this year's most acclaimed sports books into a movie
# Biopic
From The42
# Biopic

An Irish filmmaker is turning one of this year's most acclaimed sports books into a movie

Nov 17th 2015, 6:58 PM 6,404 Views 7 Comments

The film documents the story of bisexual boxer Emile Griffith.

# biopic - Monday 27 April, 2015

Father of Amy Winehouse 'felt sick' while watching film about her life
# Amy
# Amy

Father of Amy Winehouse 'felt sick' while watching film about her life

Apr 27th 2015, 9:31 AM 16,968 Views 14 Comments

The family of the late singer are considering legal action.

# biopic - Wednesday 5 November, 2014

Could Michael Fassbender play Steve Jobs in Sorkin-penned biopic?
# Jobs
From The Daily Edge
# Jobs

Could Michael Fassbender play Steve Jobs in Sorkin-penned biopic?

Nov 5th 2014, 7:33 AM 1,133 Views 0 Comments

Christian Bale was screenwriter Sorkin’s first choice for the role but has since dropped out, saying he’s “not right for the part”.

# biopic - Tuesday 21 October, 2014

'When's the tackle coming?' - New clip for Roy Keane short film released
# Roy The Boy
From The42
# Roy The Boy

'When's the tackle coming?' - New clip for Roy Keane short film released

Oct 21st 2014, 10:52 AM 5,890 Views 8 Comments

The Cork Film Festival will be screening Rockmount next month.

# biopic - Tuesday 29 October, 2013

Emile Hirsch to play Blues Brothers star John Belushi in new biopic
# Joliet Jake
From The Daily Edge
# Joliet Jake

Emile Hirsch to play Blues Brothers star John Belushi in new biopic

Oct 29th 2013, 8:16 AM 1,649 Views 0 Comments

Hirsch is best known for his role in Into the Wild.

# biopic - Thursday 2 August, 2012

VIDEO: Justin Bieber - The Difficult Early Years
# J-Biebz
From The Daily Edge
# J-Biebz

VIDEO: Justin Bieber - The Difficult Early Years

Aug 2nd 2012, 11:07 AM 2,660 Views 3 Comments

The teen idol has finally got the gritty spoof biopic he deserves.

# biopic - Wednesday 16 May, 2012

Aaron Sorkin to adapt 'Steve Jobs' film
# Steve Jobs
From The Daily Edge
# Steve Jobs

Aaron Sorkin to adapt 'Steve Jobs' film

May 16th 2012, 12:40 PM 1,652 Views 7 Comments

The Oscar-winning writer is to write a screenplay for Sony based on the Steve Jobs biography by Walter Isaacson.

# biopic - Tuesday 20 March, 2012

The Wire star to take up Nelson Mandela role in May
# Biopic
# Biopic

The Wire star to take up Nelson Mandela role in May

Mar 20th 2012, 12:27 PM 2,869 Views 16 Comments

British actor Idris Elba – best known as Stringer Bell in HBO TV series – is to star in Long Walk to Freedom.

# biopic - Wednesday 23 November, 2011

Aaron Sorkin 'strongly considering' writing Steve Jobs film
# Nerdgasm
# Nerdgasm

Aaron Sorkin 'strongly considering' writing Steve Jobs film

Nov 23rd 2011, 8:47 PM 2,201 Views 13 Comments

The screenwriter behind ‘The Social Network’ and ‘The West Wing’ has been asked to write the script for the film version of the Apple founder’s biography.

# biopic - Sunday 26 June, 2011

The Daily Fix: Sunday
# The Daily Fix
# The Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Sunday

Jun 26th 2011, 7:35 PM 2,469 Views 6 Comments

In this evening’s fix: DAA board backs down, shock death at Glastonbury, cringey MySpace pages and the only slideshow you’ll ever need to see…swamp soccer!