One of my favourite musicians portraying one of my favourite musicians….I’m down! With filming on the upcoming Jimi Hendrix biopic, ‘All Is By My Side,’ underway in Ireland, a number of images have landed online from the films set featuring André Benjamin (AKA Andre 3000) as Jimi Hendrix and Hayley Atwell (Captain America: The First Avenger) as Linda Keith. ‘U-Turn’ and ‘Three Kings’ screenwriter John Ridley will direct from his original screenplay. ‘All Is By My Side’ chronicles Hendrix’s breakthrough period from 1966 to 1967, based on interviews with Hendrix as well as archival materials.

In “All Is By My Side,” there’s rock music. Then there’s Jimi Hendrix. “All Is By My Side” captures the energy, the charisma, the mind-boggling talent of a legend whose musical influence still resonates around the world today. Based on actual interviews and archival materials, “All Is By My Side” brings authenticity and poignantly reveals a Jimi Hendrix behind the legend. At its heart a love story, “All Is By My Side” is about a man growing up, falling in love and becoming Jimi.