Jared Leto's research for his upcoming role as Andy Warhol in the biopic based on Victor Bockris's Warhol: The Biography is now underway. Here he is on Friday with Warhol superstar Joe Dallesandro ... DallesandroJoe: Hanging out on a Friday afternoon. pic.twitter.com/FThDstMbRp — JARED LETO NEWS (@JaredJLetoNews) March 11, 2017
Here's a new interview with Victor Bockris, focusing on Transformer (Harper Collins), his biography of Lou Reed, and also talking a bit about the various new and forthcoming projects we have in the pipeline... Interview by Tobe Damit After I posted a very extensive review of Transformer: The Complete Lou Reed Story (2014 updated [...]
We've just closed an exciting deal for a first ever Russian edition of Warhol: The Biography with our friends at Palmyra in St Petersburg. This edition should be ready for early 2018 we hope. Victor Bockris's classic tome, first published in 1989 is, as we previously reported here, currently being made into a major feature [...]
While Jared Leto, Michael De Luca and Terence Winter's film adaptation of this book is in preparation, we now have another foreign edition lined up - this one with our friends at Everest in Turkey.
Now in it's 33rd year in print...I think I've seen more editions of this title in various formats and languages than any other book on the agency's list. Uptight is the story of The Velvet Underground. It is still widely acknowledged to be one of the greatest rock books ever published, and it first appeared [...]
I've just picked up the handsome looking Japanese edition of the Burroughs Warhol Affair. Here's the jacket image...
A triumph - Time Out When songwriter and guitarist Lou Reed passed away on the 27th October 2013, I found myself rereading Bockris's original biography which had been published by Hutchinson, Simon and Schuster and Vintage in various editions in the mid-1990s. When the time was right, I discussed with the author the possibility of [...]
We've just agreed a deal for a Korean edition of The Burroughs Warhol Affair by Victor Bockris, to be published in 2017 by Maumsanchaek. This follows the Japanese, Spanish (pictured above) and French editions recently published.
I'm thrilled to have been the agent behind this film deal which I can now announce, after months of to and fro with our colleagues in Hollywood... Jared Leto is going to play Andy Warhol in a biopic based on Victor Bockris's epic Warhol: The Biography. We've optioned the book to Leto, who will also [...]
Here's the jacket image for the Spanish edition (Libros Crudos) of Victor Bockris's The Burroughs Warhol Affair. And this is taken from Victor's introduction to the English edition... Across the span of 1980 I tape recorded four meetings between William Burroughs and Andy Warhol. It all began when I was under a stiff deadline to [...]
Warhol The Biography By Victor Bockris Editions Globe Artist, filmmaker, magazine publisher, instigator of Pop Art, Andy Warhol (1928-1987) used his canvasses of dollar bills, soup cans, and celebrities to subvert distinctions between high and popular culture. His spectacular career encompassed the underground scene as well as the equally deviant worlds of politics, show [...]