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Rupert Grint and Chloe Moretz Hear 'The Drummer'

Rupert Grint at the UK premiere of "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows - Part 2"
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Tom Felton isn't the only "Harry Potter" alum to score a new gig today.

Rupert Grint, who until now has kind of been sitting on the bench as Daniel Radcliffe and Emma Watson have been shaping their post-"Potter" careers, has joined the cast of "The Drummer," according to Variety.

"Hugo" star Chloe Moretz has also signed on for the film that chronicles the last six years of Beach Boys drummer Dennis Wilson's life, during which he released his solo album, "Pacific Ocean Blue," and struggled with alcohol addiction. Wilson drowned in Marina del Rey after a day of drinking shortly after his 39th birthday in December 1983. Get More »

Filed Under: Movie News | Source: Variety

Vera Farmiga Walks to the Beat of 'The Drummer'

Vera Farmiga
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And she acts to the music of Fleetwood Mac.

The "Up in the Air" star has signed on to join Aaron Eckhart in "The Drummer," the biopic about Beach Boys drummer Dennis Wilson, according to Variety.

Vera Farmiga will play the role of Christina McVie, the notable singer-songwriter and member of Fleetwood Mac. "Hold Me," the hit single from Fleetwood Mac's 1982 album, "Mirage" (and one of the most popular music videos of the early days of MTV), was reportedly inspired by McVie's passionate and tumultuous affair with Wilson that went on from 1979 through 1981. Get More »

Filed Under: Movie News | Source: Variety
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