Movie fans in Scottsdale are waiting to see Gossip Girl star Penn Badgley take on the role of Jeff Buckley on the big screen in Greetings from Tim Buckley. On Tuesday, Celeb Buzz had the latest set photos featuring the actor and his co-star Imogen Poots. Check out the new photos here.
Greetings from Tim Buckley shows the start of Jeff Buckley’s career as it shows his debut performance at a tribute show for his father. During the show, he meets a young woman that will help deal with how he feels about his father.
In recent casting news, Anthrax bassist Frank Bello has been cast as punk rock legend Richard Hell. Hell does have a real life connection to the time featured in the film. He played at the Tim Buckley himself. Frank Wood has also joined the cast that also includes Bill Sadler and U.K. singer Kate Nash.
Fans are waiting to see how this film portrays Jeff Buckley. One fan said the following recently on Twitter:
Penn better sing jeff’s ‘your flesh is so nice’ on film!
Greetings from Tim Buckley is set for release to Scottsdale theaters in 2012. No exact date has been given yet.
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