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Is Rockstar The movie based on a true story?

As anyone who follows heavy metal (or reads previews) knows, "Rock Star" is loosely based on the true story of salesman-turned-heavy-metal-frontman Tim "Ripper" Owens, who was tapped to fill in as lead singer for Judas Priest when Rob Halford left the band.

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Keeping this in consideration, who is the real singer of Steel Dragon?

In the mid-1980s, Pittsburgh resident Chris Cole (Mark Wahlberg) is a fanatical admirer of a heavy metal band called Steel Dragon. By day, Chris is a photocopier technician and by night, he is the lead singer of a Steel Dragon tribute band called Blood Pollution (the name is taken from a Steel Dragon song).

what is the story of Rockstar movie? An uninhibited youth woos the hottest about-to-be-married college girl. He rises to become a rockstar and then destructs himself.

Also to know, is Steel Dragon a real band?

Steel Dragon is the name of a fictitious heavy metal band featuring real musicians, created to appear in the Warner Bros. The lead singers were Jeff Scott Soto (voicing Bobby Beers) and high pitched Miljenko Matijevic from hair / metal band Steelheart (voicing protagonist Chris "Izzy" Cole).

Is Rockstar based on Jim Morrison?

Rockstar (2011 film) Rockstar is a 2011 Indian Hindi-language musical romantic drama film directed by Imtiaz Ali, starring Ranbir Kapoor and Nargis Fakhri, with music composed by A. R. JJ or Jordan, who dreams of becoming a rockstar like his role model, Jim Morrison.

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