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Green Day’s “American Idiot” heading to big screen

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Can the “American Idiot” album make the three members of Green Day EGOT winners? You know the EGOT – it stands for Emmy, Grammy, Oscar and Tony, the four main entertainment trophies. “Idiot” already won a Grammy, while the Broadway production based on the music won[...]

Tom Hanks in talks to turn Green Day Musical into film

BY STAFF Playtone partners Tom Hanks and Gary Goetzman are in talks to turn Green Day’s “American Idiot” Broadway show into a feature film. The play hasn’t even opened to live audiences yet (opens April 20), but there is already a lot of buzz around it. According to Deadline.com, the[...]