Eddie Munson wore a jacket all season that shared his love for the rock legend, DIO. The music of Ronnie James Dio not only inspired and influenced the fictional character of Eddie Munson, it also inspired and influenced the lives of many in the 70s, 80’s, and even today. Although Ronnie James Dio passed away in 2010, his legacy and memory live on through his music, fans, friends, and family.
Fully authorized by Dio’s estate and executive produced by his widow, Wendy Dio, the documentary, “DIO: Dreamers Never Die” comes to theaters worldwide for TWO DAYS only on Wednesday, September 28 and Sunday, October 2. Click to find a theatre near you.
The film delves deep into Dio’s incredible rise from a ’50’s doo-wop crooner to his early rock days in Elf and Ritchie Blackmore’s Rainbow, to replacing Ozzy Osbourne in Black Sabbath, and finally cementing his rock star status with his own band, DIO.
In this exclusive interview with Wendy Dio and the film’s directors, Don Argott and Demian Fenton, Darrell and Jason talk with them about Dio’s role in Stranger Things 4, the influence of Ronnie’s music, Dio’s charity work, the world of metal music, and more.