Appeals Court rules Lynyrd Skynyrd biopic can be released

Michael Ochs Archives/Getty ImagesA New York federal appeals court has reversed a judge’s injunction against the release of a Lynyrd Skynyrd biopic focusing on the tragic 1977 plane crash that claimed the life of lead singer Ronnie Van Zant and other band members, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

Skynyrd guitarist Gary Rossington, singer Johnny Van Zant and the estates of deceased band members Ronnie Van Zant, Steve Gaines and Allen Collins, sued to block production of the film Street Survivor: The True Story of the Lynyrd Skynyrd Plane Crash, in 2017, claiming it violated a 1988 consent …read more