According to reports, Russell Brand has been confirmed for a role in the movie version of the musical ‘Rock Of Ages‘. The classic rock/heavy metal broadway musical is being adapted for the screen by director Adam Shankman. Last week, via twitter Shankman announced the news by saying: “I can officially announce Russell Brand as your Lonny in #rockofagesmovie! I see a mullet in his future… maybe a Nikki Sixx?”
Russell Brand‘s character Lonny, is a rock club promoter and the narrator in the film. Brand will star along side of Tom Cruise who is already signed to play rock star Stacee Jaxx. Check back for more updates about the project, and as always, let us know what you think?