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Taron Egerton, the lead character in the Kingsman franchise, will be playing Sir Elton John in Rocketman — an upcoming musical about the icon’s life.
Paramount Pictures posted the first official photo of Egerton in character on its Twitter account saying, “an epic musical fantasy. An uncensored human story”.
— Paramount Pictures (@ParamountPics) September 28, 2018
Does Egerton suit the role? Can he sing? Guess we’ll have to wait until mid-2019 to find out, but Twitter endorsed the decision.
Taron looks almost like Elton when he was young. Can’t wait see how he pulls it off.
— Zachary Eichelberger (@ZacharyEichelb1) September 28, 2018
Incidentally, Sir Elton John has a cameo in last year’s Kingsman: The Golden Circle, sharing some scenes with the 28-year-old actor.
Feature image: Paramount Pictures via Twitter