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    Mon, 22 Oct 2007 10:48:10

    Kurt Cobain Biopic Confirmed - Time to start scouting locations in Seattle

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    • Nirvana - A police officer stands guard on the back porch of Kurt Cobain's garage where Cobain's body was found early 08 April 1994 in Seattle, WA, after an apparently self-inflicted gunshot wound. Cobain, 27, was the lead singer of the Seattle-based grunge rock group Nirvana.
    • Nirvana - NEW YORK - JUNE 22:  A bass guitar once played by Kurt Cobain of Nirvana up for auction at the Christie's Pop Culture auction on June 22, 2009 in New York City.

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    After much speculation, the film adaptation of Charles Cross' Kurt Cobain biography, Heavier than Heaven, is set to move forward. According to Variety.com, Universal Pictures has acquired the film's rights and tapped writer David Benioff to tackle the screenplay.

    2007 has seen a flurry of projects related to the singer, including the release of the Nirvana MTV Unplugged DVD, and the AJ Schnack-directed documentary, About A Son. Heavier than Heaven is the only film to have the blessing of Cobain's widow, Courtney Love. As long as she doesn't have to sit through any screenings with Dave Grohl, it should stay that way.

    —The ARTISTdirect Staff
    10.22.07



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