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More actors' names released for CBGB film

SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) -

More details have been released about who will be acting in the upcoming film that chronicles the iconic, gritty New York club CBGB.

Foo Fighters' Taylor Hawkins will play Iggy Pop; Johnny Galecki of the "Big Bang Theory" will play Terry Ork;  Sting's daughter Mickey Sumner will play  Patti Smith; Steven Schub of Chicago 8 will play DeeDee Ramone; Evan Alex Cole of "She's Outta My League" will play Richard Hell; Peter Vack will play Legs McNeil; Ashley Greene of "Twilight" with play Lisa Kristal; and Kerry Bische of Red State will play Mary Harron.

These actors will join Alan Rickman, Malin Akerman, Joel David Moore, Stana Katic and Rupert Grint in the production.  More rock and rollers and other leading cast members are expected to be announced in the coming weeks. 

Filming in Savannah on soundstages starts June 25. Filming will then take place New York City.

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