Tuesday, 27 October 2015

Alex Winter has a huge task ahead of him as he tackles Frank Zappa documentary

Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure star Alex Winter is trying to wrap his head around rock legend Frank Zappa's vast archive as he starts work on a new documentary.

The actor-turned-director, who is a huge Zappa fan, was given access to the family's vaults earlier this year (15) when the late musician's widow, Gail, agreed he should be the person to put her late husband's life on film.

Speaking to WENN at the premiere of concert film Roxy: The Movie on Wednesday (14Oct15), Winter confessed he has a huge task ahead of him as there is hours upon hours of unseen Zappa footage available for him to use.

"It is massive, but you construct a structure and then you look for gold and then the gold tells you where to go," he says.


Frank Zappa is considered to be one of the most influential rock musicians of the late twentieth century. Between the start of his career in the late fifties and his death in 1993 he recorded and rele..

On September 19, 1985, Frank Zappa testified before the United States Senate Commerce, Technology, and Transportation committee, attacking the Parents Music Resource Center or PMRC, a music organizati..

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