The fact that Elton John has decided to immortalize himself in the movie and is going to create a picture of Rocketman, based on his own biography, it was revealed two years ago. Then even been reported that the main role in the film went to James McAvoy, but, alas, something went wrong and the production of tape has been postponed. Now re-appeared in the press reports about the launch of the project, and this time play a musician in the biopic should Tom Hardy.
The Director General of the film, Hardy is an ideal choice:
Tom quickly becomes popular, it is one of the most versatile of the actors in the world. He proved that speaks excellent acting. We are confident that Tom will be able to fulfill Sir Elton flawlessly. Our crew will create a unique cinematic project.Picture has received its name in honor of one of the songs of the legendary singer - Rocketman. Tape will begin with stories of a gifted boy who makes its way to the heights of glory in the face of many difficulties, including the prejudices about homosexuality.
Main theme of the film will work Sir Elton, a special place in the picture will be placed on music numbers. Several of his compositions became hits, the actor is planning to re-record specifically for the band.
Signals the director of the film will perform Michael Gracey, prepare a script by Lee Hall and executive producer and consultant painting itself will be Elton John. Shooting of the film are planning to start next fall.