Paramount Pictures has released the first poster and featurette for their forthcoming Elton John biopic “Rocketman” starring Taron Egerton.
The clip boasts interviews with director Dexter Fletcher and music producer Giles Martin talking about Egerton’s portrayal of the iconic singer which includes the actor actually singing covers of John’s numbers in his own voice as opposed to lip syncing.
The story will focus on Elton John’s beginnings, starting when he was a prodigy at the Royal Academy of Music and carrying over to when he reached global stardom.
Jamie Bell, Richard Madden and Bryce Dallas Howard co-star in the film which arrives in cinemas on May 31st.
— Paramount Pictures (@ParamountAU) February 19, 2019