Get a Load of Brand and Baldwin on the ‘Rock of Ages’ Set

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Russell Brand and Alec Baldwin on the set of Rock of Ages
Photo: Adam Shankman

Director Adam Shankman (Hairspray) posted the above image of Russell Brand and Alec Baldwin on the set of the upcoming musical Rock of Ages, an adaptation of the the Tony-nominated Broadway musical about 1980s rockers.

Hopefully I have my information correct when I tell you Baldwin plays Dennis Dupree, an ex-rocker who owns the Rock of Ages nightclub, “The Bourbon” while Brand plays his right-hand man, Lonnie, who runs the ’80s rock club.

Baldwin and Brand are just two cogs in a massive ensemble cast that includes Tom Cruise, Julianne Hough, Mary J. Blige, Paul Giamatti, Diego Gonzalez Boneta, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Bryan Cranston and Malin Akerman. New Line will release the film on June 1, 2012.