Dylan's 'Inner Blackness' Explored In Hollywood Film
In a bizarre move, OSCAR winner Haynes is casting six men and one woman - all black - to portray the enigmatic star at different stages of his life, in a bid to celebrate the singer's "inner blackness".
But Paramount movie bosses are said to be wary. An executive says, "Dylan has always acknowledged his debt to blues and gospel, but critics may say there are other ways of celebrating the African-American musical heritage.
"Todd is, however, a serious film-maker and we are confident that he will treat it all with respect. We hope."20/03/2005 14:56