Arctic Monkeys To Star In New Movie

5 June 2009, 10:20 | Updated: 19 August 2013, 12:46

Arctic Monkeys

The band will make a cameo in the latest flick from Shane Meadows.

Arctic Monkeys are to make an appearance in a new movie. The Sheffield band are to star in the latest film from Shane Meadows, director of 'This Is England', called 'Le Donk'.

The plot concerns a roadie called Donk, who is played by Paddy Considine, who's already appeared in the Monkeys video for 'Leave Before The Lights Come On'. According to the director, some scenes were shot at the band's 2007 show at Manchester's Lancashire Country Cricket Club.

The film will have its premiere at this year's Edinburgh International Film Festival in June.

TRENDING ON RADIO X

Chris, Dom, Pippa and James get ready to head off on the first leg of the Prize Dump Tour

The Chris Moyles Show Prize Dump Tour - see the latest

Megan Fox and Machine Gun Kelly and Conor McGregor

Why did Machine Gun Kelly and Conor McGregor fight on the MTV VMAs red carpet?

Big hits from 1995: Radiohead, Blur and Elastica

QUIZ: Only a 90s expert can score 10/10 on this 1995 lyric quiz

An aerial view of the huge Oasis shows at Knebworth House, August 1996

10 of the biggest gigs in history