Full Trailer: Egerton Is Elton John In “Rocketman”

Full Trailer Egerton Is Elton John In Rocketman

Paramount Pictures has unveiled the new full trailer for the upcoming Elton John biopic “Rocketman” starring Taron Egerton as the legendary British singer.

The film deals with his emergence as a prodigy at the Royal Academy of Music to becoming a music superstar and his partnership with songwriting collaborator Bernie Taupin (Jamie Bell). “Game of Thrones” star Richard Madden co-stars as the music icon’s longtime manager and lover John Reid.

Egerton sings all the songs in the film, no lip-syncing here. Dexter Fletcher (“Eddie the Eagle,” “Bohemian Rhapsody”) directs from a script by Lee Hall. John, David Furnish and Matthew Vaughn are producing “Rocketman” which opens May 31st.