Tony-winning actress Nina Arianda, who'll portray Janis Joplin in an upcoming biopic. (Photo by Mike Coppola/Getty Images)

Janis Joplin Biopic Now Has Lead Actress

From 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.


Marvin Gaye Biopic Secures Director

A feature-length biopic detailing the legendary soul singer [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Marvin Gaye[/lastfm] has had a couple of unsuccessful attempts by directors Cameron Crowe and F Gary Gray, but the greenlight has just been given to director […]


Freddie Mercury Biopic “Fully Underway”

The band [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Queen[/lastfm] celebrates its 40th anniversary in 2011, but it seems like the fans are getting the presents: A new biopic centered on Freddie Mercury and a newly-mastered set of the band’s albums!