Taron Egerton Belts Out 'Tiny Dancer' in Elton John Biopic 'Rocketman' Featurette

Taron Egerton as Elton John in the upcoming film Rocketman

Taron Egerton as Elton John in the upcoming film Rocketman

There's another trailer out later this week to build the hype even more.

The trailer's first shot showcases John's 1975 concert at Dodger Stadium, where he wore a sparkling, sequined version of the Los Angeles Dodgers uniform.

"The thing about playing someone so beloved, all we can do is give a heartfelt interpretation of his life and his music", Egerton says in the look at the film.

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Calling Egerton "an actor of incredible range", Fletcher said, "He's so convincing and his voice is incredible".

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Elton John's legendary catalog of music is in good hands with Taron Egerton.

The 29-year-old actor not only acts as Elton in the film, he also sings all of the songs featured in the movie!

Hear the striking resemblance between Egerton's and Elton John's vocals on a new behind the scenes clip from the biopic. And fans concerned about whether the actor would have the vocal chops to perform some of John's songs can rest assured, as he sounds pitch ideal performing the 1971 classic "Tiny Dancer". "It's been the greatest joy of my life, making this film".

Taron's role: "I don't think there's anybody in the world who could have played Elton, ' Martin added". Gemma Jones and Bryce Dallas Howard also co-star. Rocketman opens in theaters on May 31st.

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