Check out classic Elton John costumes in Rocketman, which opens in theatres on 7 June 2019 with Taron Egerton in the lead role. The colourful Rocketman movie is directed by Dexter Fletcher and written by Lee Hall.

The Rocketman cast features Taron Egerton, Jamie Bell, Richard Madden, Gemma Jones and Bryce Dallas Howard.

Check out the Rocketman costumes featurette

Films synopsis

Rocketman is an epic musical fantasy about the incredible human story of Elton John’s breakthrough years. The film follows the fantastical journey of transformation from shy piano prodigy Reginald Dwight into international superstar Elton John. This inspirational story – set to Elton John’s most beloved songs and performed by star Taron Egerton – tells the universally relatable story of how a small-town boy became one of the most iconic figures in pop culture.

Rocketman also stars Jamie Bell as Elton’s longtime lyricist and writing partner Bernie Taupin, Richard Madden as Elton’s first manager, John Reid, and Bryce Dallas Howard as Elton’s mother Sheila Farebrother.

The movie is produced by Matthew Vaughn, David Furnish, Adam Bohling and David Reid, with executive producers Elton John, Steve Hamilton Shaw, Michael Gracey, Claudia Vaughn and Brian Oliver.

For the best Rocketman reviews see Metacritic.

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