Grace Jones Biopic to be Released This Year
A biopic on the iconic Grace Jones is slated for a 2017 release, according to Okay Player.
Grace Jones – The Musical of My Life, as the project is named, is the first feature film on the professional and personal life of Grace Jones, and has been described as an observational portrait that will combine personal footage with staged musical sequences to give an up-close-and-personal narrative about the the multi-talented entertainer.
Sophie Fiennes has been pegged as director for the film, which will be distributed throughout the UK in 2017 via Picturehouse Entertainment.
“I am absolutely thrilled to be working once more with Sophie and her team on another exciting Doc after The Pervert’s Guide To Ideology,” director of programming & acquisitions for Picturehouse Entertainment Claire Binns said in a statement. “Grace is one of my favorite recording artists, her talent mixed with Sophie’s filmmaking skill and our expertise at delivering innovative music docs like 20,000 Days On Earth and Made Of Stone means we’re looking at a killer combo. Bring it on.”
The Grace Jones – The Musical of My Life has been in the making since 2005. We’re certainly looking forward to watching!
By: Danielle Dixon
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