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Dennis Wilson's Grandson Born On The 30th Anniversary Of Beach Boys Star's Death

Tragic Beach Boys star Dennis Wilson's son marked the 30th anniversary of his father's death on Sunday (28Dec13) by welcoming a new Dennis Wilson into the world.Wilson's brother Brian has shared the baby news in...

Aaron Eckhart's Dennis Wilson Movie Shelved

A movie based on the life of tragic Beach Boys drummer Dennis Wilson has been shelved as film bosses have reportedly failed to find a replacement for Aaron Eckhart after he quit the project.The actor,...

Alan Rickman To Play Cbgb Owner

Alan Rickman has signed up to play New York club owner Hilly Kristal in a forthcoming movie. The 'Harry Potter' actor will portray the CBGB proprietor in a film about the legendary punk rock club...

Rupert Grint Joins The Drummer Cast

Rupert Grint and Chloe Moretz are set to star in 'The Drummer'. The indie music biopic tells the story of Beach Boys drummer Dennis Wilson and will see the 'Harry Potter' actor and the 'Hugo'...

Grint & Moretz Join The Beat For The Drummer

Young stars Rupert Grint and Chloe Grace Moretz have joined the cast of late Beach Boys star Dennis Wilson's biopic The Drummer.Hugo star Moretz will portray the surf-pop icon's daughter Jennifer, while Harry Potter's Grint...

Vera Farmiga Up For The Drummer

Vera Farmiga has joined the cast of 'The Drummer'. The 'Up in the Air' star will play the part of Christine McVie in the biopic about Beach Boys drummer Dennis Wilson, which is being directed...

Vera Farmiga To Play Mcvie In Dennis Wilson Biopic

Actress Vera Farmiga has signed on to play former Fleetwood Mac star Christine Mcvie in a new Dennis Wilson biopic.The Up in the Air star won the role thanks to her likeness to MCVie and...

Aaron Eckhart To Play Beach Boys Drummer Wilson

Aaron Eckhart will play late Beach Boys drummer Dennis Wilson in a new movie.The 'Rum Diary' actor will show off his vocal talents in 'The Drummer' as the biopic - which will be directed by...

Aaron Eckhart To Play Wilson In Biopic

Aaron Eckhart has landed the leading role in a new biopic about tragic Beach Boys star Dennis Wilson.The Dark Knight actor will embark on drumming lessons to perfect his transformation as Wilson in Randall Miller's...

Life Of Tragic Beach Boy Dennis Wilson Heading To Cinemas

Late BEACH BOYS star DENNIS WILSON is returning from beyond the grave - filmmakers RANDALL MILLER and JODY SAVIN are bringing him back to life on the big screen.The drummer and surf fanatic tragically drowned...

Foo Fighters' Hawkins 'Nervous' About Wilson Track

FOO FIGHTERS drummer TAYLOR HAWKINS was terrified about lending his vocals to a reworking of a song by late BEACH BOYS star DENNIS WILSON. The percussionist was drafted in to sing on the new version...

Queen Stars Join Hawkins On Wilson Track

QUEEN stars BRIAN MAY and ROGER TAYLOR joined the FOO FIGHTERS' TAYLOR HAWKINS on a tribute to late THE BEACH BOYS drummer DENNIS WILSON. Drummer Hawkins was drafted in to provide vocals on Holy Man,...

Foo Fighter Hawkins Replaces Wilson On Tribute Track

FOO FIGHTERS star TAYLOR HAWKINS is set to take the place of late THE BEACH BOYS drummer DENNIS WILSON on an upcoming commemorative single. Hawkins will provide vocals for Holy Man, which will feature on...

Brian Wilson's Nephew To Open Restaurant

BEACH BOY BRIAN WILSON's nephew is taking his culinary skills to Culver City, California. MICHAEL WILSON, the son of the late DENNIS WILSON, is opening his own restaurant, Wilson's, in March (06). The...

Beach Boys Monument Vandalised

A new historical landmark dedicated to the BEACH BOYS last month (MAY05) in California has already become the target of graffiti vandals. The city of Hawthorne quickly removed paint scrawled on the monument last...

Beach Boys Honoured

Surf rock icons the BEACH BOYS are to be honoured in their home city of Hawthorne, California, with a new statue. Local councillors plan to erect the monument to honour local heroes BRIAN, CARL...

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