Ridley Scott in Talks to Direct Bee Gees Biopic

The Bee Gees are still set to receive the biopic treatment, with Ridley Scott in negotiations with Paramount Pictures to direct the film, Deadline reports. The yet-untitled project, which has been in the works since 2019, has already cycled through two other prospective directors, with Kenneth Branagh initially signing on and later being replaced by John Carney. Barry … Read more

Jaafar Jackson Becomes Michael Jackson In First Biopic Image

That’s not Michael Jackson — that’s Jaafar Jackson as Michael Jackson in the upcoming Hollywood movie about the King of Pop’s life, Michael. The film, which is being co-produced by Jackson’s estate, isn’t due in theaters until the summer of 2025, but the movie is now in production. The image is our first official look … Read more

Nia Long to play Katherine Jackson in Michael Jackson biopic

Nia Long will play Katherine Jackson in Antoine Fuqua’s upcoming biopic about iconic singer Michael Jackson. Lionsgate and Universal Pictures International announced that Nia Long will play Katherine Jackson in the upcoming Michael Jackson biopic currently in production. In a statement, Nia Long said, “Katherine Jackson is an incredible pillar of strength and grace for … Read more

Colman Domingo to direct and star in Nat King Cole musical biopic

Recent Oscar nominee Colman Domingo to star in musical biopic about legendary singer Nat King Cole, which he will also direct. Fresh off his Best Actor Academy Award nomination for Rustin, Colman Domingo has been busy filling up his slate, with Variety reporting that his next project will see him starring as legendary singer Nat … Read more

Richard Simmons Rejects Pauly Shore Biopic About His Life

The world was taken back to hear that none other than Pauly Shore was readying a feature film about the life of outlandish fitness guru Richard Simmons, which is currently being developed by a Hollywood production company. Even disregarding the casting of the title role, Simmons is a surprising choice of subject for a movie … Read more

Juliano Krue Valdi will play young Michael Jackson in biopic

Juliano Krue Valdi will play the young Michael Jackson in the upcoming biopic set to be directed by Antoine Fuqua. Production on the upcoming Michael Jackson biopic will kick off next week, and Lionsgate and Universal Pictures International have announced that they have cast up-and-coming actor Juliano Krue Valdi as the young version of the … Read more

Selena Gomez to star in Linda Ronstadt biopic

Selena Gomez will star in the upcoming David O. Russell-directed biopic about legendary singer Linda Ronstadt. It’s been a long, long time coming but singer Linda Ronstadt will be getting the biopic treatment, with Selena Gomez tapped to star and David O. Russell attached to direct. Speculation on a Selena Gomez-starring Linda Ronstadt biopic began … Read more

Michael Jackson biopic gets 2025 release as production begins

The Michael Jackson biopic directed by Antoine Fuqua gets a 2025 release date as production begins on the movie. Lionsgate and Universal Pictures International have announced the official release date for Michael, the upcoming Michael Jackson biopic directed by Antoine Fuqua. The film will be released worldwide on April 18, 2025, filling the slot left … Read more