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A musical fantasy about the fantastical human story of Elton John's breakthrough years.

Director:

Dexter Fletcher

Writer:

Lee Hall (screenplay)
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What It's Really Like to Be Elton John

Taron Egerton and Elton John have known each other for a few years, and now Egerton is playing the music legend in Rocketman. He talks to IMDb about becoming Elton.

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Status: Post-production | See complete list of  »
Updated: 16 November 2018
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Cast

Credited cast, sorted by IMDb STARmeter:
Bryce Dallas Howard ... Sheila Eileen
Taron Egerton ... Elton John
Richard Madden ... John Reid
Jamie Bell ... Bernie Taupin
Tate Donovan ... Doug Weston
Stephen Graham ... Dick James
Tom Bennett ... Fred
Harriet Walter ... Helen Piena
Charlie Rowe ... Ray Williams
Kamil Lemieszewski ... Dr. Maverick / Paramedic
Gemma Jones ... Ivy
Jess Radomska ... Teddy Girl 1
Steven Mackintosh ... Stanley
Kit Connor ... Older Reggie
Viktorija Faith ... Party Guest
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A musical fantasy about the fantastical human story of Elton John's breakthrough years.

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Based on a True Fantasy. See more »


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Country:

UK | USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

31 May 2019 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Rocketman See more »

Filming Locations:

Bray Studios, England, UK

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Technical Specs

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Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.39 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Back in 2012, Elton John revealed his top choice to play him in a biopic was Justin Timberlake. See more »

Quotes

Elton John: [from trailer; singing] And I think it's gonna be a long, long time. Till touch down brings me round again to find, I'm not the man they think I am at home. Oh no no no, I'm a rocketman!
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Connections

Referenced in The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #22.20 (2013) See more »

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