Twilight Heartthrob To Portray Black Metal Icon Varg Vikernes Of Burzum In Upcoming Movie



Though he is slated to be released from prison soon after spending 16-years behind bars on murder and arson charges, Varg Vikernes of Burzum remains one of the most controversial men in black metal. Now his story can be told once and for all -- from the mouth of a teenage heartthrob.


[Lords Of Chaos book cover]

From Blabbermouth:
Jackson Rathbone, the teen heartthrob from Twilight, has reportedly agreed to play Varg Vikernes (a.k.a. Count Grishnackh) -- the former Burzum mastermind who is currently serving a Norwegian prison term for the August 1993 murder of Mayhem guitarist Oystein Aarseth (a.k.a. Euronymous) and setting fire to three churches -- in the upcoming movie Lords Of Chaos.

Read the full story, and Varg's comments on Lords Of Chaos here.

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Twilight Heartthrob To Portray Black Metal Icon Varg Vikernes Of Burzum In Upcoming Movie