Universal Pictures are in talks with Courtney Love, widow of the late Kurt Cobain, about producing a biopic film about the former Nirvana singer. Courtney will be heavily involved in the project – which includes choosing who will play Cobain and herself. Top of that list is R-Patz and Scarlett Johansson (two very good choices). R-Patz is keen to break away from the ‘teenie-bopper’ vampire category, so this is the perfect role for him. Plus he would make a sexy rock star.
Here’s some vintage footage of Nirvana performing their classic MTV Unplugged sessions (1993) – R.I.P