Talk about awkward timing! On Sunday, it was revealed that music icon, Joni Mitchell, doesn't want Taylor Swift to play her in an upcoming biopic based on the book, Girls Like Us. [ Related: When Taylor Has One Too Many Drinks, She Tends To Cry to Joni ] Joni shot down the rumor in The Sunday Times, simply [...]
She’s the voice of a generation and Taylor Swift was looking forward to playing Joni Mitchell in an upcoming biopic based on the book “Girls Like Us.” Having begun talks back in 2012, it seems the “Shake It Off” songstress won’t getShow More Summary
Ding! Ding! Ding! It is apparently on between Taylor Swift and... Joni Mitchell?!? The same week that Bette Midler dissed Ariana Grande, the 71-year old artist spoke to The Sunday Times, bringing up a 2012 rumor that Swift was in talks...Show More Summary
Joni Mitchell did not like the idea of Taylor Swift portraying her in the upcoming biopic of her life Girls Like Us. “I squelched that,” the 71-year-old entertainer told the Sunday Times about nixing the 24-year-old star off the short list. “I said to the producer, ‘All you’ve got is a girl with high cheekbones.’ [...]
Taylor Swift probably won’t be starring in the upcoming biopic about Joni Mitchell. Swift was in the running for the role back in 2012. At the time, the country singer said that she was eager to play Joni Mitchell. Swift said: “I wish I could say it’s confirmed! But the thing about movies that I’ve […]
When there were rumblings of a Joni Mitchell biopic, some music enthusiasts were excited and others were a bit apprehensive about the news. Who could ever capture such a soulful presence like Mitchell? In 2012, to the horror of many,...Show More Summary
Everyone loves Taylor Swift. That's something we can agree on, right? She's a national treasure, and there's nothing she can't do â?? from co-hosting The Voice to guest starring on New Girl or collecting all of the trophies at every major music awards program. Show More Summary
Joni Mitchell says Taylor Swift will never-ever-ever play her in a movie.
Remember when bestselling haircut Taylor Swift was eyeing a role playing Joni Mitchell in an adaption of Sheila Weller's book Girls Like Us, chronicling the rise of Mitchell, Carly Simon, and Carole King? Joni herself is claiming responsibility for putting the kibosh on the whole idea. Read more...
Joni Mitchell barely ever does TV these days, but she’s got a new box set called Love Has Many Faces out. And yesterday, she promoted it by showing up on Tavis Smiley’s TV show for a loose, unstructured half-hour interview. Mitchell is, as ever, a charming presence. And in her interview with Smiley, she goes [...]
Post by Kelly Bryant. It's a good thing Taylor Swift knows how to shake it off because it appears Joni Mitchell is going to publicly hate, hate, hate on the idea of the younger singer playing her in a biopic on Mitchell, Carly Simon,...Show More Summary
Said Joni Mitchell, scoffing at the idea of a biopic about her with the impersonation done by Taylor Swift. Joni doesn't like the story of her life as a material either: "It’s just a lot of gossip, you don’t have the great scenes. There’s...Show More Summary
I got a note from Joni Mitchell yesterday. Well, not just me. Everyone who got her new boxed set got the note. The note takes responsibility for some of the tracks on the CD not matching the order of the...
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You won't see Taylor Swift's version of "River," it turns out. Although she previously expressed interest in playing singer-songwriter Joni Mitchell in the planned adaptation of Girls Like Us, Mitchell tells The Sunday Times that this will not, in fact, be the case: "I squelched that! I said to the... More »
A couple of years ago, it was reported that Sheila Weller's book Girls Like Us about Carole King, Carly Simon and Joni Mitchell was being turned into a movie where Joni would be played by Taylor Swift. Fear not: that possibility has been squashed by Mitchell. Read more...
Back in 2012, Taylor Swift was attached to star in a movie based on the 2008 book Girls Like Us, a biography that detailed the rise of Joni Mitchell, Carole King, and Carly Simon. Swift would have starred as Mitchell opposite a cast that could have included Mad Men’s Jessica Pare as Simon and The [...]
"All you've got is a girl with high cheekbones."
With the winter holidays approaching, box sets are the highlights of this week's new release list, including selections from Joni Mitchell, Soundgarden, and The Velvet Underground. What new releases are you picking up this week? What can you recommend?...