Here’s a look at the first trailer for Sir Elton John’s ‘Rocketman’
The trailer for Rocketman teases some of the magic behind Elton John’s rise to fame
It seems that cinematic tales about the upcoming lives of famous musicians is on the rise. First, we saw trailers for Freddie Mercury’s Bohemian Rhapsody and now we’re seeing an awesome new trailer for a movie about the life of Sir Elton John. The first trailer for Rocketman dropped early Monday and it’s everything we would hope to see in a movie about the legend.
The teaser is set to a mashup of Bennie and the Jets along with Rocketman and shows Taron Egerton play a younger version of John from his earlier career. The film is set to detail the rise of John’s stardom and the meaning behind some of the songs we have all come to love. Egerton is well known for his role in Kingsman: Secret Service and will also be featured on Otto Bathurst’s upcoming film Robin Hood.
Rocketman is also set to star Jamie Bell, Gemma Jones, Bryce Dallas Howard, and Richard Madden while English actor Dexter Fletcher will direct. Rocketman will be hitting theaters May 31, 2019.
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