"Factory Girl" to Face Legal Threat from Bob Dylan

Factory Girl picture


Veteran musician Bob Dylan is planning to file a lawsuit against "Factory Girl", The Weinstein Co.'s biopic about Edie Sedgwick, for falsely implying him to be responsible for her death.

Though already been slated to hit theaters late this month on date 29, there is a possibility for "Factory Girl" to not appear on that day as famed musician Bob Dylan is preparing to take legal action against the movie which can prevent it to come up on date scheduled.

What triggers Dylan to plan so apparently is because he considers that the flick, a biopic of mid-sixties 'it girl' Edie Sedgwick, falsely implies he is responsible for the socialite's death as people can easily relate Hayden Christensen's character Billy Quinn to him despite the film's producers' claim insisting Quinn of actually being a composite of Dylan, Mick Jagger, and Jim Morrison.

According to the New York Post's Page Six column, Dylan's lawyers have begun proceedings by demanding they see the film before any screenings are held. So far The Weinstein Co., the studio under which the picture was made, has not released any official statement concerning the matter.

© AceShowbiz.com


More Factory Girl News

MORE FROM NEWS

Leave a Comment

Required fields are marked with *

   

TODAY'S HEADLINES

  1. Brad Pitt Is Ready to Mend His Relationship With Angelina Jolie for the Sake of Their Kids
  2. T.I. 'Begged' Tiny to Sleep Together Again Amid Reports They Reconcile
  3. Pregnant Beyonce Is 'in Hiding': She's Ballooned So Much She Doesn't Want Her Fans to See!
  4. Blac Chyna Blasts Tyga on Snapchat for Not Paying Her Child Support
  5. Kris Jenner's 'Desperate to Hook Up' With O.J. Simpson. What About Toy Boy Corey Gamble?
  6. Kelly Ripa Involved in Drug Overdose Scandal
  7. Drake Reportedly Has 'Weed Overdose'
  8. Kris Jenner and Corey Gamble Break Up
  9. Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner Exchange Sweet Gaze While Leaving Church Amid Reconciliation Rumors
  10. 'DWTS': After Alleged Diva Behavior, Nancy Kerrigan Now Threatens to Quit the Show

CELEBS PHOTO