Are they friggin' insane?!

Discussion in 'Off Topic [BG]' started by Woodchuck, Apr 11, 2003.

  1. Woodchuck


    Apr 21, 2000
    Atlanta / Macon (sigh)
    Gallien Krueger for the last 12 years!
    P Diddy is set to star in an HBO movie! Oh yeah, he's going to be playing the role of Delta Blue king Robert Johnson. :eek: :rolleyes:
  2. Dude, he's a popstar! Everybody knows that popstars can act.:rolleyes:
  3. baba

    baba Supporting Member

    Jan 22, 2002
    3rd stone from the sun
    ROBERT JOHNSON?!!??!?! That is just wrong. Just....plain.......wrong.
  4. bassmonkeee

    bassmonkeee Supporting Member

    Sep 13, 2000
    Decatur, GA
    Did you see Monster's Ball? P Diddy played Hally Berry's husband on death row. Pretty decent job.

    If P Diddy playing Robert Johnson is what it takes to get a movie about him made, then I'll give it a shot. What the heck. No matter what--it'll be better than Mariah Carey....:D
  5. odie

    odie Supporting Member

    You're right he was pretty good in Monster's Ball. I dont think he is a great wonderful actor, but was never impressed with him as an artist either. On the other hand look at how bad of a critic I am!!

    Great bussiness man!! I just hope he doesnt choke like Prince or Mariah or B. Spears.
  6. Davehenning


    Aug 9, 2001
    Los Angeles
    (I can hear someone in the distance, rolling over in their grave)
  7. bassmonkeee

    bassmonkeee Supporting Member

    Sep 13, 2000
    Decatur, GA
    Yeah, but they've never been able to determine exactly where Johnson's buried, so who knows who it was. ;) :bassist:
  8. DigMe


    Aug 10, 2002
    Waco, TX! They shoulda gotten Ralph Macchio. He killed in Crossroads. Plus, his name is Macchio...which is two letters more than "macho."


    brad cook
  9. Davehenning


    Aug 9, 2001
    Los Angeles
    I am really curious to know if Puffy knew who Johnson was BEFORE he was offered this movie part.....
  10. P. Aaron

    P. Aaron Supporting Member

    You can always stay home.
  11. NO! NO! NO! NO!

    Are these guys sniffing the laundry hamper again?

    Jackie Chan would probably play Robert J. better than P Diddy. :D

    What part is J-Lo going to play? :p

    The future explained:

    1) J-Lo marrys Ben Affleck.
    2) J-Lo makes another movie.
    3) J-Lo releases another CD.
    4) J-Lo gets back with Sean.
    5) Ben Affleck leaves Hollywood, opens deli in Arizona.

    Everyone's happy.

    Mike :D
  12. I heard they are going to have little bow wow play screaming jay hawkins:D :( :mad: :bawl:
  13. DanGouge


    May 25, 2000
    Maybe this was part of the deal when Johnson sold his soul... :eek: :D

    I haven't seen P. Diddy act, maybe he's alright. I mean Donnie and Mark Walhberg are both better as actors than they were as popstars. Maybe if he's an alright actor it will mean that he will stop releasing music.
  14. rickbass

    rickbass Supporting Member

    "Went down to the crossroads, J Lo went down on her knees (x3)
    Asked the Lord above, have mercy now, save Bad Boy Entertainment if you please

    Standin' outside the club, tried to flag a Lincoln Navigator for a ride,
    Whee-hee, I tried to flag a Linc Nav for a ride,
    Didn't no real musicians seem to know me,
    Every one of `em pass me by

    Drinkin Cristal and Coke,
    Standin' at the club, risin' sun goin' down,
    Standin' at the club, bitch, risin' sun goin' down.
    I believe to my soul now, R Kelly is sinkin down

    You can run, you can run, tell my friend Tupac Shakur,
    You can run, you can run, tell my friend Notorious B.I.G.
    That I got the East Coast rap blues this mornin, Lord,
    Baby, my bodyguards mowed `em all down"

    What's next??? "The OX - The Life of John Entwistle" starring Mark Hoppus :rolleyes:
  15. DigMe


    Aug 10, 2002
    Waco, TX
    And Conan O'Brien as Blind Willie.

    brad cook
  16. lo-end


    Jun 15, 2001
    At least no one takes him seriously.
  17. temp5897

    temp5897 Guest

    Well I didn't see monster's ball so I don't know if he is a good actor or not (from my point of view anyway) but that is an interesting choice...

    I don't really see a physical resemblence but who knows how it will turn out. You never know.
  18. Brad Johnson

    Brad Johnson Commercial User

    Mar 8, 2000
    Gaithersburg, Md
    Boom Bass Cabinets, DR strings
    I heard this crazy rumor years ago that one of the stars of "Bosom Buddies" was going to be in a Speilberg movie about WWII.

    That one of the Sweathogs was going to play a hitman.

    That some "TV star" was goiing to play Bond.

    I saw Puffy Daddy in Monsters Ball and thought he did a good job. It takes a special talent to make movies as bad as Prince or Britney or Mariah, really special talent. Or maybe just being surrounded by people who wouldn't tell them the truth.

    Note to Josh: Have you seen "Under the Cherry Moon"?

    They had to do an international recalibration of the the suckosity meters after that one... and Kristen Scott Thomas was in it.
  19. Brad Johnson

    Brad Johnson Commercial User

    Mar 8, 2000
    Gaithersburg, Md
    Boom Bass Cabinets, DR strings
    Ahh, so you "have" seen it:D
  20. Benjamin Strange

    Benjamin Strange Commercial User

    Dec 25, 2002
    New Orleans, LA
    Owner / Tech: Strange Guitarworks
    P. Diddy seems to do a good job at acting like a rapper...

    I thought that if Puffy were going to be in a movie, it would be a remake of an insanely popular movie (like Star Wars) done almost exactly the same as the original, just with a different beat.