Former Libertine-slash-current Babyshamble Mr Pete Doherty is hoping to star in a film about his own life. Really.
The sometime singer told Sky that he was determined to reconnect with his audience, dispelling his junkie image. He said that the media paints him as a "tragic figure".
In related news, Babyshambles' single 'Fuck Forever' will now be released on August 15th.
In totally related news:
Babyshambles' postponement of their summer tour has caused a stir in the tabloids, a massive album delay the alleged reason. The Daily Star quotes a source as saying:
"The bosses at Pete's record label are terrified; their album is still not near completion. They can't afford for Pete to be out of the studio for any more time. The band have been working on the LP for nearly six months and it's still not near completion."