The Dead Boys are one of a few bands to be synonymous with the rise of the U.S. punk revolution. So, when it was announced that Rupert was to play their lead guitarist, Cheetah Chrome, in a new CBGB biopic, needless to say we were quite excited.
As Rupert's musical tastes are also somewhat partial to the punk genre, a special buzz surrounded the news.
Now, just two months later, filming for his cameo is complete and we've had the privilege of asking (the real!) Cheetah more about the film, his music, and Rupert's role. Read our interview at the link.