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Dexter Fletcher To Direct Monster Movie Renfield

Dexter Fletcher has signed up to direct monster movie 'Renfield'. The 'Bohemian Rhapsody' director will helm the new film about Dracula's henchman, which is based on an original pitch from 'Walking Dead' creator Robert Kirkman....

Dexter Fletcher Would Love To Work With Julia Roberts And Liam Neeson

Dexter Fletcher wants to work with Julia Roberts and Liam Neeson.The 'Bohemian Rhapsody' filmmaker would love to collaborate with the 'Pretty Woman' actress and 'Taken' star in the future, but he insisted he'd ''be lucky''...

Dexter Fletcher Gets Guy Ritchie's Blessing To Direct Sherlock Holmes

Dexter Fletcher has been given Guy Ritchie's blessing to direct 'Sherlock Holmes 3'.The 53-year-old filmmaker has been hired by Warner Bros. to helm the next instalment in the detective franchise - which is based on...

Dexter Fletcher To Direct Sherlock Holmes 3

Dexter Fletcher is set to direct 'Sherlock Holmes 3'.The 53-year-old filmmaker and actor recently received critical acclaim for his work at the helm of Sir Elton John biopic 'Rocketman', and also took over filmmaking duties...

Amanda Holden Auditioned For Rocketman Role

Amanda Holden auditioned to play Sir Elton John's mother in 'Rocketman'.The 'Britain's Got Talent' judge has revealed she tried out for the part of Sheila in the new Dexter Fletcher directed biopic by submitting a...

Dexter Fletcher Wants To Direct A Madonna Biopic

Dexter Fletcher wants to direct a biopic about Madonna. The 53-year-old filmmaker - who helmed both 'Bohemian Rhapsody' and 'Rocketman', based on the lives of Freddie Mercury and Sir Elton John respectively - thinks it...

Richard Madden Confessed He Couldn't Sing After Rocketman Casting

Richard Madden told Dexter Fletcher he couldn't sing after being cast in 'Rocketman'. The 32-year-old actor plays manager John Reid in the Sir Elton John biopic - which stars Taron Egerton as the legendary singer...

Sir Elton John Wanted Rocketman To Be 'As Honest As Possible'

Sir Elton John wanted 'Rocketman' to be as ''honest as possible'' about his life. The music icon insisted that the upcoming biopic be totally accurate and show every candid detail of his life as he...

Taron Egerton Brands Rocketman Sex Scene Controversy 'Nonsense'

Taron Egerton has dubbed claims that Paramount cut a gay sex scene out of 'Rocketman' as ''nonsense''. The 29-year-old actor - who plays Sir Elton John in the highly-anticipated musical biopic - has rubbished reports...

Taron Egerton Thinks Rocketman Performance Will Define Him

Taron Egerton thinks 'Rocketman' will be his defining film. The 29-year-old actor plays iconic musician Sir Elton John in the upcoming biopic and revealed he's ''anxious'' to see what makes it into the final edit...

Rocketman Will Be A 'No Holds Barred' Account Of Sir Elton John's Life

Director Dexter Fletcher has promised that 'Rocketman' will be ''no holds barred''. It has been claimed that movie bosses have requested that Dexter cut a 40-second scene from the Sir Elton John biopic in which...

Producers Cut Nude Scene From Rocketman To Lower Age Rating

Producers have cut a nude scene from 'Rocketman' so it will have a lower age rating. Bosses requested that director Dexter Fletcher cut a 40-second scene from the Elton John biopic in which Taron Egerton...

Taron Egerton Wants Elton John To Be 'Happy' With Rocketman

Taron Egerton just wants to make Sir Elton John ''happy'' with 'Rocketman'.The 29-year-old actor has transformed into the iconic singer for the biopic about his life and career and the 'Kingsman: Secret Service' actor has...

Keith Lemon Has Rocketman Cameo

Keith Lemon has a cameo in the Elton John biopic 'Rocketman'. The 45-year-old comedian - whose real name is Leigh Francis - has let slip that he has a small role in the upcoming musical...

Taron Egerton Impressed Sir Elton John With Singing In Rocketman

Taron Egerton impressed Sir Elton John with his singing abilities on the set of 'Rocketman'.The 29-year-old actor transformed into the 'Crocodile Rock' singer for the new biopic about his life and Elton was incredibly impressed...

Patrick Stewart Claims Bryan Singer Is 'Looking For Power'

Sir Patrick Stewart thinks Bryan Singer is ''looking for power''. The 78-year-old actor has worked with the director - who was fired from 'Bohemian Rhapsody' in December 2017 and has denied accusations of sexual...

Bohemian Rhapsody Scoops Best Drama

'Bohemian Rhapsody' won the coveted Best Motion Picture - Drama award at the Golden Globes on Sunday (06.01.19).The Queen biopic was a surprise winner of the prestigious accolade, taking the honour ahead of 'Black Panther',...

Elton John Biopic Rocketman Gets Release Date

The Elton John biopic 'Rocketman' has been given a release date.Taron Egerton is portraying the legendary British rocker at various stages of his life and five-decade spanning career and now Paramount Pictures has announced the...

Rami Malek Dating Bohemian Rhapsody Co-star Lucy Boynton

Rami Malek is reportedly dating his 'Bohemian Rhapsody' co-star Lucy Boynton.The 36-year-old actor is playing Freddie Mercury in the upcoming Queen biopic, and 24-year-old Lucy has been cast as love interest Mary Austin.During filming they...

Dexter Fletcher Replaces Bryan Singer On Queen Biopic

Dexter Fletcher has replaced Bryan Singer on the Queen biopic 'Bohemian Rhapsody'.The 51-year-old actor and director has helmed films such as 'Eddie the Eagle' and 'Wild Bill' and is now set to restart production on...

Bryan Singer Replaced By Dexter Fletcher On 'Bohemian Rhapsody'

A replacement has now been found for Bryan Singer after he was axed from the 'Bohemian Rhapsody' project, with Dexter Fletcher stepping into his shoes. Filming is expected to resume next week, just days after...

Taron Egerton In Talks For Elton John Role

Taron Egerton is in talks to play Sir Elton John in a movie about the singer's life. The 27-year-old actor has entered into discussions with 'Rocketman' director Dexter Fletcher and producer Matthew Vaughn about taking...

Taron Egerton In Talks For Elton John Role

Taron Egerton is in talks to play Sir Elton John in a movie about the singer's life. The 27-year-old actor has entered into discussions with 'Rocketman' director Dexter Fletcher and producer Matthew Vaughn about taking...

Kinks Movie In The Works

The Kinks will be the subject of a new biopic.The movie will tell the story of how frontman Sir Ray Davies, his brother and guitarist Dave, bassist Pete Quaife and drummer Mick Avory formed the...

Hugh Jackman's Tiny Eddie The Eagle Shooting Window

The 47-year-old actor plays former ski jumper Bronson Peary in the film, which stars Taron Egerton as Eddie 'The Eagle' Edwards. The film has already received rave reviews from critics, with many particularly praising Hugh's...

Taron Egerton And Hugh Jackman's Soaring Friendship

The two actors, one an established Hollywood heavyweight, the other one of Britain’s hottest new talents, star alongside each other in Eddie the Eagle. The film is based on the true story of how skier...

Eddie The Eagle Set Was A Giggle For Hugh Jackman

Kingsman: The Secret Service star Taran Egerton, who portrays British Olympic ski jumper Eddie 'The Eagle' Edwards in the new biopic, spent much of filming trying to make Hugh ruin scenes. Taron,...

Eddie The Eagle: "Dexter Fletcher Film Is Only 10% Accurate"

Eddie "The Eagle" Edwards, the celebrated British ski-jumper, says an upcoming film of his life is largely "made up" and is only 10% accurate. Eddie the Eagle is directed by Sunshine on Leith's Dexter Flecher...

Will The Freddie Mercury Biopic Ever Make It To The Big Screen?

Will the Freddie Mercury biopic ever sail into smooth waters and make it onto the big screen? At the moment, it just seems to be one obstacle after another when the project, originally intended for...

Freddie Mercury Biopic Parts Ways With Dexter Fletcher

Director Dexter Fletcher has walked out on Sony's Freddy Mercury movie, meaning it's back to the drawing board for a project that has already suffered numerous setbacks. Fletcher, who landed the gig after his work...

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