The unstoppable Pop music machine that is British boy band One Direction are showing no signs of slowing down. Towards the end of last week news broke in a big way that the guys are prepping to star in a movie that is centered around them. UK publication The Sun reports that the guys “will appear in either a scripted comedy or a documentary featuring clips of the lads in concert.”
“It may be documentary footage mixed with a concert film, or it could even be a comedy caper in the style of old Monkees films.
“All options are open, though they’re unlikely to get cracking on shooting it until next year.”
Source added: that “US film experts are speculating that the 1D film would be similar to Justin’s movie and will be a big money-spinner for the boys.”
Sources also are speculating that each 1D member could receive up to $10 million a piece for appear in the film. The film is reportedly set to debut in theaters on November 8, 2013. Analysts are expecting the film to perform approximately as well as Justin Bieber’s Never say Never biography documentary.
Fans wont have to wait until November 8th to get their next One Direction fix. While their current single “One Thing” still serves as a radio hit, the guys are keeping things flowing with their next single already being put in the mix. Coincidentally, while fans wait for this new movie that experts are expecting to be a hit in the DVD market, the guys’ muic video for their newest single comes thanks to them utilizing footage from their already hit DVD, UP All Night Live.
The DVD’s featured song turned single is called “More Than This”. It is written by fellow British crossover artist Jamie Scott from the alternative soul duo Graffiti6. Graffiti6 is known best by American audiences for their acclaimed hit “Free”. Their combo of talents has resulted in one of the coolest slow jams in recent years. Take a listen below and see if you agree.
“More Than This”
From: Up All Night
Syco Music/Columbia Records