Make The FIX your homepage

Pete Doherty is starring in a period drama

Pete Doherty
Image: Getty
No, it's not April 1st. And no, he's not even playing a scabby street urchin or the village leper... Pete Doherty has got a genuine starring role in a film.

Brave producers have cast the drug-addled muso in an adaptation of the French novel La Confession d'un Enfant du Siècle playing the womanising poet Alfred de Musset alongside Charlotte Gainsbourg as the female lead.

We didn't even know he could act!

Filming began this week in Germany. And presumably Pete actually turned up!

advertisement
Most Popular Stories
Taylor Swift's response to nude photo leak threat is perfect60482Taylor Swift's response to nude photo leak threat is perfect EXCLUSIVE: Angelina Jolie wants Jennifer Aniston to 'shut up' over scandal49635EXCLUSIVE: Angelina Jolie wants Jennifer Aniston to 'shut up' over scandal WATCH: Kim Kardashian breaks silence on stepdad Bruce Jenner's changing appearance30144WATCH: Kim Kardashian breaks silence on stepdad Bruce Jenner's changing appearance WATCH: F-bomb alert! The Veronicas' explosive fight caught on camera  28547WATCH: F-bomb alert! The Veronicas' explosive fight caught on camera
ninemsn: CelebrityFix Spotted
Kate Hudson flashed her butt in sheer panels at Paris Haute Couture Fashion Week.
Kate Hudson flashed her butt in sheer panels at Paris Haute Couture Fashion Week.