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CBGB Finds Another Lead in Freddy Rodriguez

LOS ANGELES, CA - DECEMBER 10:  Actor Freddy Rodriguez attends the grand opening of the Conga Room at LA Live on December 10, 2008 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by John Shearer/Getty Images for The Conga Room) *** Local Caption *** Freddy Rodriguez

CBGB Starring Alan Rickman — not an official title; just throwing it out there — has cast one of its big roles, a junkie venue-haunter called Idaho, to be played by Six Feet Under and Planet Terror star Freddy Rodriguez. The film, an indie venture written and directed by Randall Miller (Bottle Shock, Nobel Son), is kicking off production next week. And don't forget: Alan Rickman.

Photo: John Shearer/2008 Getty Images