A new biopic based on the life of the legendary Elton John called, Rocketman is expected to hit theaters in 2019. The first trailer for the film has been released starring Taron Egerton (Eddie the Eagle) as Sir Elton John. The film which focuses on Elton John’s career from his early days as an aspiring artist to his big break into stardom, also stars Jamie Bell, Richard Madden, and Bryce Dallas Howard
In addition to his upcoming film, Elton John is gearing up to hit the road for a notable three year long farewell tour. There are also two tribute albums in honor of the star which dropped this past Spring. One album is called Revamp, the other is titled Restoration. The albums feature Q-Tip, Lady Gaga, Miley Cyrus, and more covering Sir Elton John’s iconic songs.
Rocketman is scheduled to hit theaters May 17, 2019. Check out the trailer below.