According to Broadwayworld.com
, in today's New York Post, MÖTLEY CRÜE's Nikki Sixx spoke about his upcoming Broadway musical The Heroin Diaries. Teased the rock star, "It's not gonna be Mamma Mia! The show is based on Sixx's autobiography The Heroin Diaries: A Year In The Life Of A Shattered Rock Star.
"We're moving quickly and are close to casting," revealed Sixx. Last year, he told BBC that he intends for the show to open in "late 2013 or early 2014."
The source material is his autobiography he released in 2007 which chronicled 1986 to 1987, the year in his life where he succumbed to heroin and cocaine and includes views from the people who witnessed the plummet. Each chapter is linked to a month in the year of his life with an introduction and afterword. The Heroin Diaries was accompanied by a soundtrack from SIXX:AM, Sixx's other band, featuring 13 songs, each also based on a month in his personal journal. The book entered the New York Times Best Seller List at number seven.