Mick Jones and Paul Simonon working on Clash 'London Calling' film
Pair acting as advisors for new biopic
are working on a new biopic based on the recording of their classic 1979 album'London Calling'
The pair are working as executive producers for the film, which is being written by playwrightJez Butterworth
, reportsBBC News
, mother ofLily Allen
, is producing the film, along withRuby Film And Television
Cast details are yet to be announced. Shooting will begin in 2011.
A newbiopic about The Clash's late frontman Joe Strummer
is also in the works.