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Elton John Will Have His Biopic

Sean Michaels from The Guardian.UK reports:

Singer working with Billy Elliot writer to turn his life story into a ‘Moulin Rouge fantasy’ for the big screen

Elton John may be the next musician to follow Ray Charles, John Lennon and, er, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart into silver-screen immortality. The singer is working with Billy Elliot writer Lee Hall on a musical biopic of his “surreal” life.

“I’d just like to make a really great film about my life story,” John told Chris Evans on BBC Radio 2. “We have a great script already by Lee Hall … It will be more of a fantasy ? Moulin Rouge type of stuff. Obviously, it’s not going to be your normal, run-of-the-mill film. My life’s been so surreal, from buying a football club to God knows what.”

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