The Actor Playing Elton John in "Rocketman" Movie Is...
You know him from The Dark Knight Rises, and Inception - and now he's signed-on to play Elton John in the biopic Rocketman.
The film will profile Elton from his childhood through his rise to music stardom. He is set to re-record many of his big hit songs to match "emotional moments in the film."
The movie will begin filming in the fall of 2014.
Source: Entertainment Weekly