“Fanboys” get Mothersbaugh score
Mark Mothersbaugh has been signed to score the upcoming comedy ”Fanboys”, about a bunch of ”Star Wars” enthusiasts who travel across the country to go to a preview show of ”Star Wars: Episode 1” at George Lucas’ Skywalker Ranch. The film is directed by Kyle Newman, who is also doing the remake of ”Revenge of the Nerds” for release next year. ”Fanboys” stars Sam Huntington, Kristen Ball and Chris Marquette among others and it’s set to be released in February next year. Mothersbaugh, who is known as the front man of alternative pop group Devo and has scored films such as ”The Royal Tenenbaums” and ”Rushmore”, also has the music for comedy ”Mama’s Boy” and thriller ”Quid Pro Quo” coming up. He is represented by Greenspan Artist Management.