Mick Jagger

HBO's Scorsese-Jagger Rock Drama Adds 'Wolf of Wall Street' Star, Andrew Dice Clay and More

by Kevin Fitzpatrick June 26, 2014 08:55 PM
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It amuses us to no end that HBO's forthcoming period rock and roll drama from the likes of 'Boardwalk Empire' Terence Winter, Martin Scorsese and Mick Jagger still hasn't settled on a title, yet continually expands its cast to biblical proportions. Joining Bobby Cannavale, Olivia Wilde and Ray Romano today are Mick Jagger's own son James, comedian Andrew "Dice" Clay, a 'Wolf' of Wall Street, and many more.

Ray Romano Joins HBO’s Mick Jagger-Martin Scorsese ’70s Rock Drama

by Kevin Fitzpatrick May 02, 2014 01:11 PM
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Although it doesn't yet have a title, HBO's forthcoming Mick Jagger-Martin Scorsese ’70s-set rock drama has intrigued more and more with the casting of leading actor Bobby Cannavale ('Boardwalk Empire') and Olivia Wilde. Now, in lieu of actually naming the thing, the new HBO drama has taken yet another surprise move in casting sitcom icon Ray Romano among its regulars.

Olivia Wilde Joins HBO's Mick Jagger-Martin Scorsese '70s Rock Drama

by Kevin Fitzpatrick March 11, 2014 06:21 PM
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We were a bit bummed to learn that 'Boardwalk Empire' showrunner Terence Winter had accepted a season 5 end to the HBO prohibition drama in order to develop his new 1970s New York rock drama with Bobby Cannavale, Mick Jagger and Martin Scorsese, but the proposed series just got a whole lot prettier. Olivia Wilde will return to TV for the new HBO period drama, but as whom, you ask?

'Boardwalk Empire''s Bobby Cannavale Joins Martin Scorsese-Mick Jagger Music Drama for HBO

by Kevin Fitzpatrick June 04, 2013 10:19 PM
While we were saddened to see Bobby Cannavale depart HBO's 'Boardwalk Empire' last year, the former Gyp Rosetti may not have gone very far. New reports claim that Cannavale has won the leading role in a long-gestating music drama pilot created for HBO by Martin Scorsese, Mick Jagger himself, and 'Boardwalk Empire' creator Terence Winter.

SNL: Mick Jagger and Jeff Beck Get Political

by Jacob Hall May 20, 2012 10:18 AM
Last night, for the first time in a long time, 'Saturday Night Live's musical segments proved to be actually worth your time and were not just an opportunity to run to the kitchen to make a sandwich. In addition to his regular hosting duties, Mick Jagger performed several times with special guest accompaniment. For the first musical interlude, he sang a medley of Rolling Stones hits with The Foo Fighters backing him up. For his second performance, he teamed up with Jeff Beck for a down and dirty blues riff about this year's political election.

SNL: Mick Jagger Karaoke!

by Jacob Hall May 20, 2012 09:08 AM
The problem with frequently having superstars guest host your comedy sketch show is that some of them act like they're above the material and refuse have some fun with their image. This was definitely not the case with Mick Jagger, whose hosting duties on last night's 'Saturday Night Live' pretty much involved him just having an absolute blast at every turn. One of the highlights of the episode involved a sketch where Jagger was forced to endure a series of truly awful impressions of, well...himself!

'SNL' Brings Back Mick Jagger to Host Season Finale

by Hilary Rothing May 03, 2012 12:42 PM
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Now that Mitt Romney has chosen the presidency over an 'SNL' hosting gig, Lorne Michaels has settled on a rock icon to close out 'Saturday Night Live's thirty-seventh season. Though he and the band he fronts, which many music fans consider the greatest of all time, have appeared on the show as musical guests several times before, the May 19th finale marks the first time the famed British rocker brings his patented swagger to an 'SNL' hosting gig.