Jagger And Scorsese Bringing Rock Drama To HBO
[lastfm]Martin Scorsese[/lastfm] and [lastfm]Mick Jagger[/lastfm] have revealed that they are working on a rock and roll drama for HBO.
The new project, History of Music, tells the story of two friends and their 40 years together working in the music industry. [lastfm]Terence Winter[/lastfm] – who previously wrote and produced for The Sopranos – and Jagger are expected to produce the series. Scorsese will direct.
The film will feature guest appearances from [lastfm]Bill Clinton[/lastfm], [lastfm]Jack White[/lastfm] and [lastfm]Christina Aguilera[/lastfm], among others.
The Rolling Stones have denied recent rumors published in Britain’s the Sun alleging that they will retire in 2012 after a 2011 tour. A spokesperson for the band recently told Entertainment Weekly that the rumor was “not true.”
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