1. Music's Next Great Biopics

    June 09, 2011 1:06 PM EDT 0 0 0 No one wants to talk about a Marvin Gaye movie. Or one about Janis Joplin , or a Jimi Hendrix biopic. As film subjects go, they're problematic. Heirs to the Joplin and Hendrix estates have blocked films by withholding music and image rights. Th ...

  2. SAM COOKE BIOPIC NOW SCRIPTED, SEEKING A DIRECTOR

    March 18, 2011 10:00 AM EDT 0 0 A number of biopic rumors have surfaced in the last few years-Miles Davis, Marvin Gaye and Dusty Springfield just to name a few. This week, however, a Sam Cooke biopic took a significant step toward becoming a reality. The screenwriters behind the Bea ...

  3. Sam Cooke Biopic Moving Forward, Screenplay Complete

    March 14, 2011 9:10 PM EDT 0 0 0 Start singing "Ain't That Good News": A Sam Cooke biopic has taken a significant step toward becoming a reality. Start singing "Ain't That Good News": A Sam Cooke biopic has taken a significant step toward becoming a re ...

  4. Exclusive: Sam Cooke Biopic Moving Forward -- Screenwriters Complete Script

    March 14, 2011 7:19 PM EDT Start singing "Ain't That Good News": A Sam Cooke biopic has taken a significant step toward becoming a reality. The screenwriters behind the all-Beatles musical "Across the Universe" have finished their adaptation of Pete ...