Oh No, Paris Hilton Joins Repo! The Genetic Opera

July 30, 2007
Source: Variety

Paris Hilton

We've been talking about Darren Lynn Bousman's Repo! The Genetic Opera movie for quite some time, ever since he first brought it up. The latest casting news on the film is that the one-and-only Paris Hilton has joined. The other cast already involved are (of course) Tobin Bell, Alexa Vega, and Paul Sorvino. Anyone excited, or has this film absolutely been ruined?

Paris will sing in the futuristic thriller framed around musical numbers that range from opera to rock. The setting is 2056, when a plague nearly destroys the human race and survival is dependent upon being able to finance a pricey organ transplant. Hilton will play the daughter of the organ transplant magnate (played by Sorvino) who is the villain in the film.

I'm not sure I would exactly approve of Hilton's singing in a film that I was very much looking forward to. However, I'll be optimistic and hope for the best. I trust that Bousman knows what he is doing. The film is aiming for release sometime in 2008 after Darren finishes promoting Saw IV and starts up production late this year.

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Reader Feedback - 7 Comments


I'm happy if she gets killed on her first song.

Stephen on Jul 30, 2007


I'm so excited for Paris to be in this movie, it's going to be amazing!

Jessica on Jul 30, 2007


Paris Hilton : THE BUZZ KILLER. This film will sink purely because shes attached. Brainless talentless airhead whose only fans are brainless talentless airheads.

plkrtn on Aug 1, 2007


Nothing is more appealing to me than Nivek motherfuckin' Ogre killing Paris Hilton. This is going to be the best movie. Ever.

Rachel on Sep 3, 2007


Rachel: Ogre didnt have a problem with Paris being part of the movie. And everyone else it seems you didnt watch the movie. She did a good job and it isnt goin to sink because she's attached. I hated the fact she was in it until I bought the dvd and watched it. She actually did a good job and you would get the same reaction from people who have seen it. Rent it, buy it, who the fuck cares, just watch it before you whine like a bitch because who is in it.

Genetic Repo Man on Apr 12, 2009


I've been watching Paris Hilton's BFF. Where do they come across these people? They are from another world!

Bertie Saas on Jul 27, 2010


Paris is very pretty 4 sure.

Stephenie Vitale on Aug 17, 2010

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