Tom Hardy To Play Elton John In Biopic 'Rocketman'
Rocket Pictures CEO Steve Hamilton Shaw, commented: "Tom is a stellar talent who will add extraordinary depth and nuance in bringing Elton's story to life. We are excited to have such a gifted actor on board."
Singer-songwriter, composer and pianist Elton John has sold more than 250 million records, making him one of the most successful artists of all time.
John's single "Candle in the Wind 1997" has sold over 33 million copies worldwide and is the best-selling single in Billboard history.