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Colin Farrell Dismissed Rumor He's Cast as Ozzy Osbourne

July 7, 2010 (9:51 am) GMT
The Osbournes would love to transform Ozzy's past life in a movie and rumor had it, Colin is a perfect fit to play the rocker.
Colin Farrell

's publicist has spoken out to dismiss rumors the Irish actor is preparing to play wild rocker in a big screen biopic. The former frontman and his music manager wife are keen to transform the rocker's colorful past into a movie, and the rock matriarch has spoken of her desire to cast in the lead role.

Osbourne recently admitted he would prefer an unknown actor from his native Birmingham, England to land the part - but online reports suggested fellow reformed wildman Farrell had signed up to play the Prince of Darkness. However, the "Phone Booth" hunk's spokesperson has quickly denied the speculation, telling GossipCop.com the rumour is "not true".

Farrell is now in filming process of "" which revolves around three friends who decide to whack their abusive "superiors" in a desperate bid for happiness. Slated to arrive in theaters across the U.S. on July 29, 2011, the movie is also starring and .

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