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10 moments of pure punk perfection from Joey Ramone

Joey Ramone was six-feet-five, skinny and awkward. He wore rose-coloured sunglasses and viewed the world from behind a mop of black hair. He was the godfather of punk, whose distinctive vocal style – part-sneer, part-croon – shaped the sound of the Ramones’ fourteen studio albums. Here are...
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Pete Davidson Is Prepping for His Upcoming Biopic Role as Joey Ramone

‘The King of Staten Island’ star is excited to take on his challenging new role as the king of punk. 2021 has been a big year for Pete Davidson. From his new relationship with “Bridgerton” star Phoebe Dynevor to rumors that he might not return for the next season of “Saturday Night Live,” it seems like the comedian is making headlines left and right.
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Pete Davidson is ​“really f*cking nervous” about playing Joey Ramone in Netflix biopic

Comedian Pete Davidson has opened up about his nerves towards playing the iconic Joey Ramone in an upcoming Netflix biopic. The 27-year-old tells Billboard that he’s ​“still in shock” over the role, which caused a fair amount of surprise when it was announced back in April. ​“I’m about to start music lessons and voice lessons and all this other shit and it’s honestly a dream come true that they’re giving Pete a shot,” he says (in third person) of how he’s preparing for the job. ​“Hopefully I do it justice and I hope I don’t let anybody down.”
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Pete Davidson says he’s “really fucking nervous” about playing Joey Ramone

Pete Davidson has opened up about his preparation to play Joey Ramone. The actor will be portraying the Ramones frontman in new Netflix biopic I Slept With Joey Ramone. The film will be directed by Jason Orley, who worked with Davidson on Big Time Adolescence and Pete Davidson: Alive from New York and will be based on Ramone’s brother Mickey Leigh’s memoir of the same name.
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Pete Davidson Doing Intense Prep For Joey Ramone Movie: 'It's a Dream Come True'

Pete Davidson is as surprised as you are. The 27 year-old stand-up comedian, Saturday Night Live star and movie actor has been steeply climbing the comedy ladder since joining SNL in 2014. In addition to an expanding role on SNL, he's added supporting roles in the movies Trainwreck, The Dirt, The Jesus Rolls and The Angry Birds Movie 2 to his resume, before getting first-billing in 2019's Big Time Adolescence and last year's semi-autobiographical The King of Staten Island.
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Late Ramones frontman Joey Ramone was born 70 years ago today

Today, May 19, marks what would’ve been late Ramones singer Joey Ramone‘s 70th birthday. Ramone’s milestone birthday will be celebrated tonight with a virtual “Birthday Bash” that will be streamed for free at JoeyRamone.com. Joey was born Jeffrey Hyman, but like the other members of his band, he took on...
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Comedian Pete Davidson To Play Joey Ramone In Netflix Biopic

Netflix teamed up with STXfilms and has announced that they’re making a new biopic titled “I Slept With Joey Ramone” based on the 2010 memoir of the same name written by Mickey Leigh, Ramone’s younger brother. The announcement was made on April 15, the 20th anniversary of Ramone’s death who passed away on April 15, 2001 following a lengthy battle with lymphoma.
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Pete Davidson Cast as Joey Ramone for Upcoming Biopic

Saturday Night Live comedian Pete Davidson has been cast as punk rock icon Joey Ramone in the upcoming Netflix adaptation of Mickey Leigh's book, I Slept With Joey Ramone. Davidson will not only star as the Rock and Roll Hall of Famer, but he's also working on the film's treatment with director Jason Orley and is serving as one of the executive producers on the film.
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The Suicide Squad star lands lead role as Joey Ramone in Netflix film

The Suicide Squad and Saturday Night Live star Pete Davidson has landed in a big role in Netflix's Joey Ramone biopic I Slept with Joey Ramone, playing Joey Ramone. The legendary musician was one of the godfathers of the punk rock movement with his band The Ramones, who formed in 1974 and split in 1996, five years before the star's death from lymphoma.
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Pete Davidson Cast as Joey Ramone for Upcoming Biopic

Saturday Night Live comedian Pete Davidson has been cast as punk rock icon Joey Ramone in the upcoming Netflix adaptation of Mickey Leigh's book, I Slept With Joey Ramone. Davidson will not only star as the Rock and Roll Hall of Famer, but he's also working on the film's treatment with director Jason Orley and is serving as one of the executive producers on the film.
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Sad Guccis; Pete Davidson as Joey Ramone; Mads Mikkelsen Joins Indiana Jones

The Guccis have some complaints that will make more people want to see House of Gucci; Tribeca announces its opening film; Mads Mikkelsen joins Indiana Jones 5; Pete Davidson as Joey Ramone. All in today’s Movie News Rundown. But First: Here’s advice on how to get your movie on Netflix,...
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