Chloe Grace Moretz will play the daughter of Dennis Wilson and Rupert Grint will play a close friend of the late drummer for the Beach Boys
Chloe Grace Moretz and Rupert Grint are joining the cast of "The Drummer," a biopic about Beach Boys drummer Dennis Wilson, the film's producers said Wednesday.
Moretz ("Hugo," "Kick Ass") will play Jennifer Wilson, the late drummer's daughter. Grint will play Stan Shapiro, a one-time intern in the William Morris Agency mailroom who became a close friend of the drummer.
Aaron Eckhart plays Wilson and Vera Farmiga plays Wilson's lover, Fleedwood Mac singer Christine McVie.
The movie chronicles the last six years of Wilson's life.
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Randall Miller and Jody Savin are producing through their Unclaimed Freight Productions, along with Brad Rosenberger. Miller is directing a screenplay by Savin.
"The Drummer" is one of several Beach Boys movies underway.
River Road announced last June that it planned a Brian Wilson biopic.