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#Biopic

# biopic - Last year 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 5,445 Views 5 Comments

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

# biopic - All time

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 6,813 Views 13 Comments

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

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 8,736 Views 9 Comments

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

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 25,846 Views 74 Comments

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

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 11,218 Views 15 Comments

Joaquin Guzman had even contacted actresses and producers.

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 6,427 Views 7 Comments

The film documents the story of bisexual boxer Emile Griffith.

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 17,008 Views 14 Comments

The family of the late singer are considering legal action.

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 1,146 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”.

'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 5,926 Views 8 Comments

The Cork Film Festival will be screening Rockmount next month.

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 1,713 Views 0 Comments

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

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 2,669 Views 3 Comments

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

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 1,662 Views 7 Comments

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

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 2,889 Views 16 Comments

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

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

Aaron Sorkin 'strongly considering' writing Steve Jobs film

Nov 23rd 2011, 8:47 PM 2,214 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.

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

The Daily Fix: Sunday

Jun 26th 2011, 7:35 PM 2,485 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!