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"Reeve Carney Stars Jeff Buckley Biopic"Reeve Carney of ‘Spider Man’ has been confirmed to star in the lead role in the upcoming untitled Jeff Buckley biopic directed by Jake Scott.

The ‘Spiderman: Turn of the Dark’ star, Reeve Carney, 28 in the Broadway has been reportedly confirmed to star in the upcoming biopic of Jeff Buckley. Jake has picked Reeve, to play the role of the late musician in the movie.

Jake explaining about casting Reeve said that, they are excited to find to play the lead role, as he is an absolute mix of musical prodigy, innate intelligence, impish charm and sensitivity to play the character of Jeff.

Mary Guibert, the mom of Reeve and the executive producer of the movie also approved the casting of Carney. She said that, they are on the moon, as Carney has accepted to take-up the challenging role and also added that, he is preparing for this, all his life and it does not hurt that, he just looks so much like Jeff.

The story of the movie is about the short life of the inspirational singer-songwriter, Jeff Buckley, who died at the early age of 30, after he mysteriously drowned in Wolf River Harbor.

As per the reports, Robert Pattinson, the ‘Twilight’ star was first considered to play the lead role. Earlier, he also lost the opportunity to Penn Badgley of ‘Gossip Girl’ in ‘Greetings from Tim Buckley’, another version of Buckley movie, directed by Dan Algrant.

Ryan Jaffe will provide the script of the movie, while Michelle Sy and Orian Williams will serve as the producers of the projects. The production of the upcoming Jeff Buckley untitled biopic will start its production in November in New York City.

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