New David Bowie Movie Greenlit

A new film depicting the late David Bowie’s first visit to American in 1971 is in the works, according to Deadline Hollywood.

The movie–Stardust–will star Beast actor Johnny Flynn as Bowie, who is inspired to create his alter-ego Ziggy Stardust after visiting our shores.

Jena Malone (The Hunger Games) will portray Bowie’s iconic first wife, Angie, and Marc Maron (GLOW) will play his record company publicist. A varied soundtrack from the era will coincide with the movie, and will include” a small number of Bowie performances.”

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Principal photography is slated for June 2019 with a script from Christopher Bell (The Last Czars) and Gabriel Range (I Am Slave) aboard to direct.