Breaking News from Variety: John Lloyd Young, Erich Bergen, Michael Lomenda & Vincent Piazza Under Consideration to Star in Jersey Boys Film!July 18th, 2013
Breaking News from Justin Kroll at Variety.com! THIS IS BIG:
After going through several hoops to get the adaptation of the Broadway musical “Jersey Boys” off the ground, Graham King and Warner Bros. look as if they are getting closer to a start date.
Broadway stars John Lloyd Young, Erich Bergen, Michael Lomenda and “Boardwalk Empire” thesp Vincent Piazza are being eyed to star in the Clint Eastwood-directed film.
No offers have been put forth but sources tell Variety that these are the choices Eastwood and King want and Warners has given the OK to move forward with them.
If deals can be worked out, Young would play Frank Valli, Bergen would play Bob Gaudio, Piazza would play Tommy Devito and Lomenda would play Nick Massi.
Preliminary congrats are in order to the fabulous actors who MAY be playing The Four Seasons in the JB Movie!
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