In "Greetings from Tim Buckley," Gossip Girl heartthrob Penn Badgley plays the late American singer Jeff Buckley, who drowned in 1997 at the age of 30.
Badgley co-stars with Imogen Poots, in this quiet-looking, indie romance about the days before Buckley attends a tribute concert for his famous father Tim Buckley.
The film, which recently debuted at the Toronto Film Festival, still needs a distributor, so there's no release date yet.
In an interview with Vulture, Badgley described his approach to playing Buckley:
A live performance of Badgley singing Buckley's "Lilac Wine" hit the web in August.