3 January 2012 9:00 AM, PST | Cineplex | See recent Cineplex news »

As we reported back in September, plans were underway to bring the story of Elton John's life and times to the big screen with Rocketman. And now in an interview with the Los Angeles Times, the Grammy award-winning singer-songwriter revealed who his top choice of actor would be to step into his immaculate shoes: Justin Timberlake. And you know, it could work.

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Timberlake has vocal chops to spare, knows how to dance and was basically a born performer, not to mention he already transformed into Elton for the David Lachappelle-directed video for "This Train Don't Stop There Anymore" and was surprisingly convincing. »

- Andrea Miller

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