Chaz Bono Opens Up About [DIRTY]

BY MICHAEL MILLER @write_miller Playing a hoarder/former crack addict with bad teeth might seem less than glamorous, but Chaz Bono says it was just the role he was looking for. “I like to do a lot of charter acting and off-beat stuff, and that’s not always easy to find,” the actor, 47, tells PEOPLE of […]

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Cannes: Roger Guenveur Smith’s Crime Thriller Dirty Sells to Gravitas

BY DAVE MCNARY Gravitas Ventures bought all U.S. rights to crime thriller “Dirty,” starring Roger Guenveur Smith and Paul Elia, from B.A.D. Film Productions, Variety has learned exclusively. Daniel Ringey directed the film, which marks his feature debut, from a screenplay by Benjamin J. Alexander. Chaz Bono and Adrian Gaeta also star. “Dirty” was produced […]

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Chaz Bono opens about his mom Cher’s support and why he’s finally ready for his big break in acting

BY AOL EDITORS Chaz Bono is ready for his close-up. After a series of cameos and guest appearances on TV, the actor, who calls legendary pop icon Cher mom, became the first transgender man to play a male role in a feature film. Filmed two years ago, “Dirty” finally premiered at Cannes this year. Bono, […]

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‘It’s So Easy and Other Lies’: Film Review

BY FRANK SCHECK Christopher Duddy’s documentary/concert film is based on the memoir by Guns N’ Roses bassist Duff McKagan. The current Guns N’ Roses reunion provides a natural marketing hook for Christopher Duddy’s documentary based on its hard-living bass player Duff McKagan’s autobiography. An awkward blend of McKagan reading excerpts from his book during concerts […]

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Duff McKagan doc ‘It’s So Easy’ talks the talk more than it rocks the rock

BY KATIE WALSH Nearly 30 years after its debut album “Appetite for Destruction,” L.A. rock group Guns N’ Roses is top of mind after a much-touted reunion tour has taken it from its old stamping grounds at the Troubadour to the Coachella main stage. The band is due to hit Dodger Stadium this summer, perfect […]

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Watch Slash, Nikki Sixx Talk Motley Crue/GN’R Tour in ‘It’s So Easy’

BY DANIEL KREPS It’s So Easy and Other Lies, a documentary based on Guns N’ Roses bassist Duff McKagan’s memoir begins screening this Thursday at select theaters. In a new clip from film, McKagan looks back at GN’R’s big break: opening for Mötley Crüe in 1987. “We said, ‘Let’s take these guys on the road,” […]

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Roger Guenveur Smith’s Crime Thriller ‘Dirty’ Sells to Gravitas

BY DAVE MCNARY Gravitas Ventures bought all U.S. rights to crime thriller “Dirty,” starring Roger Guenveur Smith and Paul Elia, from B.A.D. Film Productions, Variety has learned exclusively. Daniel Ringey directed the film, which marks his feature debut, from a screenplay by Benjamin J. Alexander. Chaz Bono and Adrian Gaeta also star. “Dirty” was produced […]

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