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10,000 Things frontman Sam Riley to star as the late Joy Division singer Ian Curtis...

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Published on 10th February 2006.

 
 

10,000 Things frontman Sam Riley to star as the late Joy Division singer Ian Curtis...

10,000 Things frontman Sam Riley was announced this week to star as the late Joy Division singer Ian Curtis in Anton Corbijn's (U2, Nirvana) new biopic of Curtis' life "Control". Alexandra Maria Lara plays Annik Honore.

The film is based on "Touching From a Distance" (written by Deborah Curtis, who will be played by Samantha Morton).

New Order will record new tracks for the film as well as (re)recording a number of Joy Division tracks.

 

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On 15th February 2006 at 16:32 Anonymous 4705 wrote...

well done sam!!! don't let the success go to your head tho!!

 
 
 

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