1. Elton John Doc, Performance Opens Tenth Annual Tribeca Film Fest

    April 21, 2011 8:32 AM EDT 0 0 0 In a waterfront celebration a stone's throw from where the World Trade Center towers stood, the 10th annual Tribeca Film Festival opened with music and a movie Wednesday. Tribeca has made flashy, populist festivities a central component over th ...

  2. Elton John-Leon Russell Documentary To Open Tribeca Film Festival

    March 02, 2011 3:30 PM EST 0 0 0 The world premiere of Cameron Crowe's documentary "The Union" will launch the 2011 Tribeca Film Festival April 20, fest organizers announced Wednesday. The film's subject, Elton John , will be on hand to perform following the fre ...

  3. 'Borat' Star to Play Freddie Mercury in Movie

    September 17, 2010 9:05 AM EDT 0 0 0 "Borat" star Sacha Baron Cohen is set to play flamboyant rocker Freddie Mercury in a dramatic feature focusing on his glory days as the frontman of Queen . The untitled film is being written by Peter Morgan, the British scribe behind " ...

  4. Bon Jovi Docu To Debut At Tribeca Film Fest

    April 06, 2009 9:19 AM EDT 0 0 0 Tribeca is giving itself a shot to the heart. The New York festival will unspool what is described as a work-in-progress documentary about Jon Bon Jovi. Phil Griffin directed and @radical.media produced the previously unknown pic, titled "When ...

  5. Queen Likes Odds For 'Rock You' In Vegas

    July 29, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Queen is getting ready to rock Las Vegas. The legendary rock group's stage musical "We Will Rock You," which has been playing to sold-out crowds in London since 2002, will make its North American debu Queen is getting ready to rock La ...

  6. A Pair Of Crows, Wyclef To Rock For MTV

    May 01, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Sheryl Crow, Counting Crows, and Wyclef Jean will headline a free May 10 concert in New York's Battery Park, presented by MTV as part of Robert DeNiro's inaugural Tribeca Film Festival. Comedians Robi Sheryl Crow, Counting Crows, and Wycle ...