Arctic Monkeys Frontman Writing Sci-Fi Film With Last Shadow Puppets Bandmate

Andrew Parks

By Andrew Parks

on 07.02.14 in News

While more than six years have passed since Arctic Monkeys frontman Alex Turner and his close friend Miles Kane released their sole Last Shadow Puppets LP (the slightly underrated Age of the Understatement), the pair isn’t about to cut their second album just yet. According to Digital Spy, they’ve got a sci-fi film to write first.

“It’s gonna have a sort of X-Men kind of vibe and sort of set in the ’60s,” Kane explained, “but I can’t give anymore away than that.”

Neither of the singers plan on starring in the movie, although they aren’t ruling out a “little cameo.” In the meantime, here’s footage of the duo performing “Standing Next to Me” at last year’s Glastonbury Festival…