Russell Brand Joins ROCK OF AGES, Tom Cruise Close TO Deal
Russell Brand is set to star in Adam Shankman‘s Rock of Ages.
Brand is interested in the role of Lonnie, manager of the ’80s rock club The Bourbon for owner Dennis (likely to be played by Alec Baldwin). Brand and Baldwin will share a scene that has them singing REO Speedwagon‘s Can’t Fight This Feeling. Tom Cruise is expected to close a deal to play the decadent rock star Stacee Jax which should be announced soon.