Foo Fighters drummer Taylor Hawkins is slated to portray Iggy Pop in "CBGB," a film focused on the now-defunct, iconic rock club, and the punk scene, according to The Hollywood Reporter.
Actress Mickey Sumner is set to play Patti Smith, while Johnny Galecki from "The Big Bang Theory" will portray manager Terry Ork. Malin Akerman and Rupert Grint are among other big names in the movie.
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