New Syd Barrett Biographical Movie?

Links –  Discuss on Forum

Chris Field to play Syd Barrett in BiopicIt has been reported that a new biographical movie is to be in production shortly which tells the story of Pink Floyd founder Syd Barrett’s life.  The actor/musician Chris Field has been cast by director Tony van Ende to play the role of Syd Barrett in the biopic.

The news is listed on Chris Field’s website, was reported on the Italian MTV website and even the NME rumour mill has churned out the “fact” that Stone Roses frontman Ian Brown was spotted on the set smoking what looked like a joint with Chris Field!

No further information is available at present but, as soon as it becomes available, it will be reported here. 

Make sure you are subscribed to the NPF Newsletter to remain informed.

Source [ Chris Field website, and NME ]