May 30th, 2013, 11:46am– Good news for Rupert Grint fans: The Hollywood Reporter has just announced that Rupert’s film CBGB, also starring Alan Rickman, Stana Katic and Ashley Greene, will celebrate its World Premiere as one of the highlights of this year’s CBGB Music & Film Festival.
The festival takes place from 9 to 13 October 2013 in New York, but the exact premiere date for CBGB The Movie has yet to be announced. You can find further information on the festival’s website via this link (no further information on the film yet).
THR also announced that XLrator Media have gained the distributional rights for CBGB in the U.S., and we will of course keep you updated when the film will officially be released.
The CEO of XLrator Media, Barry Gordon, had this to say about CBGB:
CBGB is one of the most iconic and authentic names in music history, and Randy’s extraordinary film is a raucously entertaining celebration of the music and artists that have defined the culture for decades. CBGB is the rare film that will resonate with teens, millennials and legacy fans alike. The whole family can jump in the mosh pit together for this one!
We will also keep you updated on whether Rupert will attend the premiere.