Foo Fighters drummer to portray Iggy Pop in upcoming movie

Punk rock legend, Iggy Pop will be portrayed in a forthcoming film called CBGB (after the punk rock hot spot). The man portraying Iggy will be Foo Fighters’ drummer Taylor Hawkins. This will be Hawkins’ first feature film but is no stranger to acting as he has been part of numerous Foo Fighters’ music videos like “Learn To Fly.” 

Famed Harry Potter villian Alan Rickman  will portray the owner of CBGB Hilly Kristal.

Other major roles that were casted for was Blondie singer Debbie HerryHow I Met Your Mother hottie Malin Ackerman will portray Herry in the film. The movie is scheduled to be released sometime in 2013.

This will be Hawkins’ first feature film but is no stranger to acting as he has been part of numerous Foo Fighters’ music videos like “Learn To Fly.” 

Written by Eriq Rivera

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s