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Elton John And Taron Egerton Duet On Your Song At Hove Show

Sir Elton John treated fans to a duet of 'Your Song' with 'Rocketman' star Taron Egerton at the opening night of his UK leg of his 'Farewell Yellow Brick Road Tour'.The 29-year-old actor - who...

Sir Elton John Slams Censorship Of Rocketman

Sir Elton John has slammed Russia for censoring his biopic 'Rocketman'. The movie musical features a number of gay sex scenes, including one where Elton loses his virginity to his manager, John Reid, and the...

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...

David Furnish 'Terrified' Watching Rocketman

David Furnish was ''terrified'' watching his husband Sir Elton John's biopic 'Rocketman'.The couple sat down to watch the finished movie together and David - who produced the film, which stars Taron Egerton as Elton -...

Justin Timberlake Was Eyed For Rocketman Before Taron Egerton

Justin Timberlake was eyed to play Sir Elton John in 'Rocketman'.Before Taron Egerton landed the role as the 'I'm Still Standing' hitmaker in the blockbuster biopic, the music legend's husband David Furnish - who produced...

Taron Egerton: Sir Elton John Keeps Sending Me Rocketman Reviews

Taron Egerton says Sir Elton John keeps sending him 'Rocketman' reviews.The 29-year-old actor stars as the iconic musician in the biographical movie, and has said that whilst he usually avoids reading reviews regardless of if...

Sir Rod Stewart Wants Movie Biopic

Sir Rod Stewart wants his own movie biopic.After seeing the success of 'Rocketman', the movie musical based on the life of his old pal and rival Sir Elton John, Rod, 74, has revealed that he...

Taron Egerton 'Privileged' By Rocketman Role

Taron Egerton feels ''incredibly privileged'' to play Sir Elton John.The 29-year-old actor plays the music legend in 'Rocketman' and feels an incredible sense of pride at being able to portray the famous singer.He told Digital...

Bryce Dallas Howard Kept Bra From Rocketman

Bryce Dallas Howard kept the bra she wore in 'Rocketman'.The 38-year-old actress plays Sir Elton John's mother Sheila Eileen in the biopic about the legendary singer's life and admitted that although she didn't get to...

Elton John's 'Joyous' First Time

Sir Elton John felt ''joyous'' when he lost his virginity at 23.The 72-year-old singer is very proud of the sex scene depicted between himself and his manager, John Reid, in 'Rocketman' - the upcoming movie...

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...

Elton John Blasts Criticism Of Taron Egerton

Sir Elton John has lashed out at criticism over the casting of Taron Egerton in 'Rocketman'.The openly gay music icon - who is married to David Furnish - thinks it is ''bulls**t'' that straight actor...

Bryce Dallas Howard Wears Second Hand Dress To Rocketman Cannes Screening

Bryce Dallas Howard ''challenged'' herself to wear ''previously owned pieces'' at the Cannes Film Festival.The 38-year-old actress was in the South of France for a screening of her new movie, Sir Elton John biopic 'Rocketman',...

Sir Elton John 'Moved' By Rocketman Biopic

Sir Elton John was very ''moved'' by Taron Egerton's portrayal of him in 'Rocketman'.The music legend was in attendance at the screening of the biopic at the Cannes Film Festival on Thursday (16.05.19) and was...

Elton John: Performing Saved My Life

Sir Elton John says being a performer ''saved [his] life''. The 72-year-old music legend admits he was ''not mentally well'' before he took to the stage for two iconic sold-out shows at the Los Angeles...

Elton John Was Last Minute Addition To Dionne Warwick Hit

Dionne Warwick asked Sir Elton John to feature on her 1985 charity single 'That's What Friends Are For' at the last minute. The 78-year-old R&B legend - who is Whitney Houston's cousin - opened up...

Elton John Praises Taron Egerton For 'Re-recording' Rocketman Songs

Sir Elton John has heaped praise on Taron Egerton for ''re-recording all'' of his songs for his upcoming biopic 'Rocketman'.The 'Crocodile Rock' hitmaker is played by the 29-year-old actor in the upcoming musical film, which...

Ed Sheeran Doubles Wealth To Overtake Adele On Sunday Times Rich List

Ed Sheeran has doubled his wealth by £80 million in just a year.The 'Castle on the Hill' hitmaker has amassed a staggering fortune of £160 million, landing him the top spot on the Sunday Times'...

Richard Madden: 'All Actors Should Be Able To Play All Parts'

Richard Madden thinks all actors should be able to play all parts.While there has been some criticism of straight actors playing gay parts, Richard has admitted that there is a need for more diversity onscreen...

Elton John Is 'Physically Very Fit' As Farewell Tour Rolls On

Sir Elton John insists he is ''physically very fit''.The 'Your Song' hitmaker has been seen in a wheelchair recently after spraining his ankle, but the iconic musician has promised he will give his fans the...

Sir Elton John Would've Had Another Child

Sir Elton John would have loved to have another child.The 72-year-old musician has sons Zachary, eight, and Elijah, six, with his husband David Furnish, and has said he finds fatherhood ''fantastic'', and would have ''probably''...

Sir Elton John's Ex Talks Broken Engagement

Sir Elton John's jilted fiancee says he called off their wedding one month before the big day.While the 72-year-old star is now happily married to David Furnish, he was engaged to Linda Hannon in 1970...

Taron Egerton: My Casting As Elton Is Inclusive

Heterosexual actor Taron Egerton believes his casting as gay musician Sir Elton John in 'Rocketman' is ''inclusive and progressive''.The 29-year-old star will soon be seen as the legendary musician in the upcoming biopic and he...

Donatella Versace Helped Richard Madden Prepare For Rocketman Role

Richard Madden spoke to Donatella Versace to prepare for his role as John Reid in 'Rocketman'. The 32-year-old actor plays Elton John's manager and one-time lover in the upcoming biopic and admitted he had to...

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: Rocketman Is 'Explicit'

Taron Egerton has admitted the sex scenes in 'Rocketman' are ''pretty explicit''.The 29-year-old actor portrays Sir Elton John opposite Richard Madden as his lover and manager John Reid in the upcoming biopic and he insisted...

Taron Egerton Lived With Sir Elton John To Prepare For Rocketman Role

Taron Egerton lived with Sir Elton John to research for 'Rocketman'.The 29-year-old actor plays the 'Your Song' hitmaker in the new biopic about his life and he has revealed he ended up living with John...

Elton John And David Furnish Have Room Named After Them At V+a Museum

Sir Elton John and his husband David Furnish have had a room named after them at the V&A (Victoria and Albert Museum).The 'Rocket Man' hitmaker and his spouse made a ''significant'' donation towards the London...

Sir Elton John Sprains Ankle

Sir Elton John has sprained his ankle.The 71-year-old singer - who has sons Zachary, eight, and Elijah, six, with husband David Furnish - refused to let his injury stop him from visiting the Uffizi Gallery...

'Shy' Elton John

Sir Elton John is ''shy''.The 'Candle in the Wind' hitmaker is known for his outrageous stage persona but he insists that's always been an ''escape'' for him from his naturally reserved ways.He said: ''I was...

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