Miley’s world looks to be crumbling around her, but she isn’t commenting — or is she? On Mar. 8 she cryptically tweeted a quote from musician Jeff Buckley. What does it all mean? Keep reading to find out!
Rob Pattinson must be so sad! He really wanted to play Jeff Buckley and now he’s lost his chance. Poor Rob!
Robert Pattinson has not made it a secret that he longs to play famous musician Jeff Buckley on the big screen. Unfortunately for Rob, Penn Badgley scored the role in the movie Greetings from Tim Buckley and now actor Reeve Carney has secured the lead in the biopic film about Jeff.
HollywoodLife.com confirmed with our original source that Rob DID in fact try out to play Jeff Buckley and lost the role to Penn in ‘Greetings from Tim Buckley’. PLUS Tom did as well — watch his audition tape!
When Penn Badgley scored the role of famed musician Jeff Buckley in upcoming movie Greetings from Tim Buckley, he beat out a group of highly talented actors who also auditioned for the part. HollywoodLife.com previously reported that Penn received the role, although we were incorrect over which Jeff Buckley movie he was starring in, since there are two separate projects in the works. However, we spoke to our original source who asserts that Robert Pattinson did try out for the exact role Penn did! Additionally, we’ve stumbled across what looks like Tom Sturridge‘s audition tape for the same role!
As we previously reported, Penn Badgley will play Jeff Buckley in a movie, but there was initially confusion over which movie he was in because there are (surprisingly) two being made!
Just as there are two Snow Whites, there are apparently two Jeff Buckley movies in the works. HollywoodLife.com was the first to tell you Penn Badgley would be playing famed musician Jeff Buckley, and we were 100% right about that. What we did get wrong, and we fully admit this, was which Jeff Buckley film he would be starring in. There was miscommunication from our source and we thought Penn was in the Jake Scott-directed flick, but now we know he’s in a movie directed by Dan Algrant called Greetings from Tim Buckley.
‘Gossip Girl’ star Penn Badgley beats out Robert Pattinson and James Franco for the lead role in the much-desired Jeff Buckley biopic movie! A source tells all to HollywoodLife.com
Poor Robert Pattinson! The actor was working hard to score the role of Jeff Buckley, the famous musician who died young at age 30, in a biopic movie about his life. Gossip Girl star Penn Badgley snagged the part instead, a source exclusively tells HollywoodLife.com. “Robert Pattinson is devastated he’s lost out on the one role he really wanted,” says our insider. “It was down to Rob, James Franco and Penn for the part, and Rob was really pushing himself to get it.” Read More!