Jonah Hill To Play Jerry Garcia In Martin Scorsese Directed Grateful Dead Pic For Apple

BERLIN, GERMANY – FEBRUARY 10: Jonah Hill attends the “Mid 90’s” press conference during the 69th Berlinale International Film Festival Berlin at Grand Hyatt Hotel on February 10, 2019 in Berlin, Germany. (Photo by Andreas Rentz/Getty Images).

Martin Scorcese is said to be “on board” to direct a Grateful Dead film starring Jonah Hill.

According to Deadline, Hill is said to be taking on the role of the Grateful Dead’s iconic frontman Jerry Garcia.

The biopic would be made for Apple and would be Scorcese’s first time directing a biographical film.

Apple reportedly will have the rights to use the band’s music for this film.

Do you think Jonah Hill is a good choice to play Jerry Garcia? What band do you think should have a biopic made about them?

 

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