Date: 31st May 2019

Boy George Movie in the Works at MGM.

Boy George is the next music star set to get the biopic treatment.

Sacha Gervasi, the director of "Anvil: The Story of Anvil" and "My Dinner With Herve" will write and direct the film based on George's life. Kevin King Templeton and Paul Kemsley will produce, and George and Jessica de Rothschild will executive produce.

The Boy George film will include his upbringing in an Irish working-class family and his breakout as the androgynous leader of the band Culture Club, which released its debut album "Kissing to Be Clever" in 1982 with the single "Do You Really Want to Hurt Me?" followed by the hits "Time" and "I'll Tumble 4 Ya." He's sold more than 100 million singles and over 50 million albums as a performer and songwriter, and is the author of two autobiographies.

The film, which does not currently have a title, or any attached stars.

Source: Press Release