Jerry Garcia Biopic Gets Green-light

Tuesday, July 27, 2010| by Will Chen

An adaptation of Robert Greenfield's Dark Star: An Oral Biography on Jerry Garcia will be heading to a theater near you. The film will focus on Garcia's adolescent life prior to the Grateful Dead offering insight into who the man was before the mythology took over and directed by Amir Bar-Lev (Katrina, VH-1 All Access). If it does well, maybe they'll make a sequel of the Dead years...

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