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Ray Winstone For Ian Dury Biopic
The Quietus , April 23rd, 2009 10:27

Office boy also stars

East end hard-nut Ray Winstone and Office stooge Mackenzie Crook are set to star in the biopic of Ian Dury.

Winstone will play Dury’s father in the movie which will see Andy Serkis — Gollum from ­Lord of the Rings — portray the legendary Blockheads singer.

Other recent additions to the cast include Naomie Harris — who will play Dury’s girlfriend, Olivia Williams — Toby Jones and Noel Clarke.

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