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G-Eazy Is Actually the Perfect Person to Play Elvis

The Bay Area rapper might be the best contender to play Presley in the Baz Luhrmann-directed biopic. But the reason is a lot deeper than his choice of hairstyle.
Kristin Corry
7.8.19
Film

Baz Luhrmann Needs to Be Stopped

He's the M. Night Shyamalan of romantic epics. We don't need his Elvis biopic.
River Donaghey
7.2.19
Culture

Michaela Coel Would Play Nina Simone, Under This One Condition

After months of discussion on social media about Michaela Coel's resemblance to Nina Simone, the actress finally addressed what it would take to play the iconic singer.
Terry Nguyen
10.31.18
At The Movies

‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Was Alright, but It Could Have Been... Verrry Niiiiice!

The Queen biopic was better off without Sacha Baron Cohen's gritty vision of frontman Freddie Mercury's life story...... NOT.
Dan Ozzi
10.31.18
Film

The First Trailer for the Elton John Biopic Looks Absolutely Bonkers

'Rocketman' is being billed as a "musical fantasy," whatever that means.
River Donaghey
10.1.18
Noisey

Rami Malek Is a Damn Champion in the New Trailer for His Freddie Mercury Biopic

The trailers for the new Queen biopic, 'Bohemian Rhapsody,' just keep getting better.
Kristin Corry
7.17.18
Culture

Former Porn Star Sunny Leone's Biopic Has Pissed Off Some Sikh Leaders

Protest has been threatened if “Kaur” is not removed from the title.
Allison Tierney
7.16.18
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Rami Malek Is a Pretty Good Freddie Mercury In the 'Bohemian Rhapsody' Trailer

The long-awaited biopic finally lands on November 2.
Lauren O'Neill
5.15.18
Noisey News

We Cast the Gucci Mane Biopic

The Atlanta rapper is rumored to have a movie deal for his book, 'The Autobiography of Gucci Mane.'
Noisey Staff
2.9.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Allison Janney Steals the Show in the New 'I, Tonya' Trailer

Janney plays Harding's abusive, chain-smoking mom, LaVona, with a venomous performance that sheds light on the skater's rough upbringing.
VICE Staff
11.1.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Leonardo DiCaprio Is Set to Star in Scorsese's Teddy Roosevelt Biopic

Leo is going to play Theo.
VICE Staff
9.26.17
Op-Eds

The New Grace Jones Film Is a Beautiful Lesson in How to Document Our Icons

‘Bloodlight and Bami’ takes a step back, breathes and allows the artist to speak for herself.
Daisy Jones
9.12.17
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