Kristen Stewart to Portray Joan Jett

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From a love for vampires to a love for rock music.

According to The Hollywood Reporter, Kristen Stewart has signed on to portray music icon Joan Jett in a biopic about the rocker's 1970s all-girl band, The Runaways.

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Before disbanding over management and financial issues, The Runaways churned out hits such as "Cherry Bomb."

According to The Hollywood Reports, the movie will follow Jett and Currie as teenagers "to their dissolution and disillusionment."

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Kristen Stewart

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Kristen Stewart is from Los Angeles. She is still very young, but the actress is already very known; her first big films were Into the Wild and In the Land of Women.

She is most famous for her role in the Twilight Saga films, but she has also been in Adventureland, The Messengers, and The Runaways. She will be starring as Snow White in Snow White and the Huntsman in 2012.

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