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Artisan to make film about 60s group The Shaggs

Artisan Entertainment has acquired life rights to the true story of 60s pop group The Shaggs with a view to making a film based on their brief rise to fame to be written and directed by Katherine Dieckmann.A three-sister outfit, The Shaggs only produced one album Philosophy Of The World, but the film will focus on their father Austin Wiggin Jr and his crazed determination that they would become the next Beatles. The story was brought to Artisan's attention by vice president ...

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