By Marissa G. Muller
Bono is having a big 2014. Just a week after U2‘s surprise album magically appeared everyone’s iTunes accounts comes news that the singer is attempting to bring his artistic vision to the big screen with Liam Neeson.
The pair have reportedly been writing a film together for the past six years, according to an interview Neeson gave The Independent. The Oscar winner (for his role in the 1993 film Schindler’s List) revealed about his fellow Irishman, “We chat, or with him a lot of the time I just listen. He’s a wonderful man. He’s got an idea for a script which we’ve been working on for the past six years.”
What kind of film would Bono and Neeson make? One that will spotlighting their homeland’s “showband phenomenon of the Seventies,” apparently.