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Gregg Allman Biopic: Worker Death Lawsuit Settled

The Gregg Allman biopic, Midnight Rider, was filming along a bridge in February when a train plowed through the film crew, killing Sarah Jones. Jones was a 27-year-old camera assistant. Her parents, Richard and Elizabeth Jones of Columbia, South Carolina, sued Unclaimed Freight Productions, Inc., Rayonier Fibers, LLC, CSX railroad, and several others. That lawsuit was settled Wednesday, however the …

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Gregg Allman Named A Defendent In Death Lawsuit

Gregg Allman is one of 10 defendents in a lawsuit brought by the parents of a camera assistant that was killed during filming of the biopic Midnight Rider, which is about the Allman Brothers Band founder himself. 27-year-old Sarah Jones was killed and 6 others were injured when a freight train unexpectedly crossed a bridge that they were filming on …

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Gregg Allman Biopic Adds More Actors

Charles Dutton, Aldis Hodge, and Kathy Baker have joined the cast of Midnight Rider, the Gregg Allman biopic. Unclaimed Freight Productions’ Randall Miller and Jody Savin are responsible for making the film. The movie will tell the story of Allman’s journey as a struggling musician to becoming the frontman of the Allman Brothers Band. The story will also reflect upon …

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Elijah Blue Allman Talks About His Heroin Addiction

Elijah Blue Allman, age 37, is the son of the legendary rocker Gregg Allman, of the Allman Brothers Band and Cher, who were married during the 70’s. In Gregg’s recent biography, “My Cross To Bear” he reveals his addiction to alcohol, heroin and other drugs. It was the catalyst to his break-up with Cher as she wasn’t willing to deal …

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Gregg Allman Biopic Cast Will Include William Hurt

The cast for the Gregg Allman biopic Midnight Rider is coming together. In December, Tyson Ritter from the band All-American Rejects was cast to play the young version of Allman. Now, Oscar winning actor William Hurt is set to play the modern-day version of the legendary founder of the classic rock-southern blues band The Allman Brothers. The screenplay for the …

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Gregg Allman – A Remarkable Southern Rocker

Gregg Allman is best known for his 44 year love affair with the Allman Brothers Band that originally began with two brothers, and some special friends, who loved to play the blues. After decades of playing, recording and creating some of the most memorable music ever performed; the band was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in …

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