As if we needed any further proof that Taron Egerton is going to nail his performance as Elton John in the upcoming Rocketman biopic, he took to the stage with the man himself at the AIDS Foundation Academy Awards Viewing Party.
Rocketman soars into UK cinemas 24th May 2019
“Based on a true fantasy, ROCKETMAN is an epic musical fantasy about the incredible human story of Elton John’s breakthrough years. The film follows the fantastical journey of transformation from shy piano prodigy Reginald Dwight into international superstar Elton John. This inspirational story – set to Elton John’s most beloved songs and performed by star Taron Egerton – tells the universally relatable story of how a small-town boy became one of the most iconic figures in pop culture.”
Directed by: Dexter Fletcher
Starring: Taron Egerton, Jamie Bell, Richard Madden, Gemma Jones and Bryce Dallas Howard
Release Date: 24th May 2019