In May we reported that Tom Hardy was circling a biopic of Elton John called Rocketman. He has now signed on to the picture which will be produced by Focus Features, EW reports: Rocketman will tell John’s legendary story, from...
He's a living legend that's still making new music and now Elton John will get his own big screen biopic called "Rocketman." According to Variety, Tom Hardy will star as the iconic piano man and will begin filming next fall. Directed...Show More Summary
Tom Hardy will star as Elton John in Rocket Pictures’ Rocketman, and Focus Features has come aboard to give the film a major U.S. release, producers announced today. The Hardy deal caps a lengthy search to cast the role of … Continue reading ? The post Tom Hardy Will Indeed Play Music Legend Elton John in ‘Rocketman’ appeared first on Latino-Review.com.
Tom Hardy will star as Elton John in the upcoming biopic Rocketman, Deadline reports. The film will chronicle the life and epic career of the singer known for "Rocket Man," "Candle in the Wind," "Your Song," "Bennie and the Jets" and a slew of other hits. John... Read More > Other Links From TVGuide.com Billy Elliot Elton John Tom Hardy Inception The Dark Knight Rises
At this point, it feels a little foolish to doubt Tom Hardy‘s transformative properties. Pick any two films from his filmography and you’ll find yourself faced with two drastically different Hardys. He may be rail-thin or bulging with muscle. Show More Summary
British actor Tom Hardy has agreed to play Sir Elton John in the film Rocketman, the title to one of his most iconic songs. The film is being directed by Michael Gracey and it’s described as a biographical musical with a script from Billy Elliot scribe Lee Hall. Show More Summary
Tom Hardy's not the man they think he is at home, oh, no, no, no! He's a piano man! Bane himself will be playing Sir Elton John in the movie Rocketman, which will tell the tale of how Elton turned from a childhood prodigy into a music legend! One thing's for sure: Elton is going to be [...]
(NEW YORK) — Tom Hardy will play Elton John in a biopic titled “Rocketman.” Focus Features announced Hardy’s casting as the iconic piano man on Wednesday. The film is planned to begin shooting late next year. The 36-year-old British actor is well respected for his wide-ranging talent, but his brawny, tattooed frame makes him an unconventional choice. Show More Summary
Michael Gracey is directing this drama about the famed musician's life. Elton John will re-record several of his hits for the film. [...]
Tom Hardy to play Elton John in ROCKETMAN! Read the full article on AICN Hey Yo, Draven here. (Thanks to JoBlo for the amazing image) We heard back in May that director Michael Gracey was strongly considering casting Tom Hardy as Elton John in his musical biopic. Show More Summary
From Bane and Mad Max to Elton John? So it seems. Variety confirms that Tom Hardy will star as the legendary British entertainer in the long-gestating biopic Rocketman, which Focus Features will distribute. This story has been around for awhile, though parties finally can confirm the casting. Show More Summary
Tom Hardy's next role is a candle in the wind. According to a press release from Rocket Pictures and Focus Features, Hardy will star as Sir Elton John in the musical biopic "Rocketman." Hardy's involvement in the project was first reported by HitFix writer Drew McWeeny in May, and later confirmed by Deadline.com's Mike Fleming in early June. Show More Summary
Tom Hardy, who Lindy West has already claimed as her boyfriend, is set to star as Elton John in the upcoming biopic Rocketman. Men and women around the world are going to be having a whole lot of naughty dreams set to "Crocodile Rock" tonight. [ Comment on this story ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]
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Confirming earlier rumors and bizarre fever dreams, Tom Hardy has been officially set to play Elton John in Rocketman, the upcoming “musical spectacle” that will attempt to find something flashy and over-the-top about the life of Elton John. Show More Summary
Back in May, we heard that Tom Hardy was in consideration to star in an Elton John biopic. Well, it’s happening! Entitled Rocketman, it was described as "a biographical musical fantasy that weaves together the life of Sir Elton John and his music." The film was written by War Horse scribe... More »
Over two years ago news first surfaced of a new project called Rocketman, a biographical musical fantasy about the bespectacled singer and songwriter Elton John. The project was said to weave together the life and music of John's career...Show More Summary
From Bane to the Rocketman.
Tom Hardy has just accepted the role of rock legend Elton John in Rocketman, a biopic directed by Michael Gracey and written by Lee Hall. Focus Features will distribute the film, which starts shooting in Fall 2014. Read the full release below. Here’s the full press release on Rocketman: Tom Hardy will star as Elton [...]
Tom Hardy is set to portray the great music legend Elton John in a new biopic, Variety reports! The 36-year-old actor will play the 66-year-old musician in Rocket Pictures’ Rocketman, the publication is reporting. Focus Features has also come on board to give the film a major release in the United States. The movie will [...]