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Andre 3000 As Jimi Hendrix, First Pictures Of Outkast Rapper In Rock Biopic All Is By My Side

29/05/2012 09:27 | Updated 29 May 2012

The first pictures of Outkast star Andre 3000 as Jimi Hendrix have been leaked from the set of rock biopic All Is By My Side.

The John Ridley film will focus on the period the guitarist recorded his 1967 album Are You Experienced? a work that is widely considered one of the greatest rock albums ever made.

It will trace his beginnings after he was discovered in a New York club, to his eventual meeting with Chas Chandler, who launched his career.

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Are you experienced?: Andre 3000 as Jimi Hendrix

It is unknown if it has agreed to back this project, after a May 10 statement on its website read: “Various media outlets have recently published accounts that indicate a feature length Jimi Hendrix biographical film is nearing production.

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The film will look at Hendrix's career after he was discovered in a New York club

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