It's a musical, not a biopic, says Taron Egerton, who plays Elton John in Rocketman

Taron Egerton as Elton John in Rocketman.
Taron Egerton as Elton John in Rocketman.PHOTO: UIP

SINGAPORE - Taron Egerton wants to make one thing clear: Rocketman is not a biopic.

It is a musical. That is why the 29-year-old Welsh actor who plays English musician Elton John sings the hits on the soundtrack, instead of relying on lip syncing.

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