Cher Announces Biopic to Celebrate Her 75th Birthday

A Cher biopic is within the works at Common Photos. On the eve of her seventy fifth birthday, the well-known singer generally known as the “Goddess of Pop” shared the information on Twitter {that a} new biopic about her life and profession was formally taking place. No title has but been given, neither is there a director or an actress hooked up to play the “Gypsys, Tramps & Thieves” singer, however the undertaking does have its producers in addition to an Oscar-winning screenwriter on board.

“Okay Common is Doing Biopic With My Mates,” Cher stated within the tweet. “JUDY CRAYMER, GARY GOETZMAN PRODUCING. THEY produced both Mamma Mias, & MY DEAR DEAR Good friend 4 YRS, & OSCAR WINNER..ERIC ROTH IS GOING 2 WRITE IT. Forrest Gump, A Star Is Born, Suspect TO NAME A FEW OF IS FILMS.”

When a Cher fan requested why it took 50 years for the biopic to get made, the singer responded: “I Had Extra life to Reside.”

Clearly very excited, Cher explains that Oscar-winning screenwriter Eric Roth is penning the script to her untitled biopic. The prolific author gained the Academy Award for Finest Tailored Screenplay for Forrest Gump and was up for a similar award 4 different instances for The Insider, Munich, The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, and A Star Is Born. Mamma Mia! producers Judy Craymer and Gary Goetzman are additionally producing the biopic after assembly Cher by way of her work on the sequel Mamma Mia! Right here We Go Once more.

Craymer has since confirmed the information, by providing the next assertion: “Gary and I are thrilled to be working with Cher once more and this time bringing her empowering and true life odyssey to the massive display screen. One can not assist however be drawn to and impressed by Cher’s bigger than life expertise, fortitude, distinctive wit, heat and imaginative and prescient. Her unparalleled success in music, movie, and TV have impressed generations. We couldn’t be happier to inform her story to cinema audiences.”

It is not a shock to see Cher getting her personal film, as she’s considered one of many musicians to have a biopic popping out. We have seen a number of profitable biopics popping out about musicians in recent times, together with hit motion pictures about Freddy Mercury and Elton John and a Netflix series about Selena Quantanilla. The official trailer for this summer season’s Respect, starring Jennifer Hudson as Aretha Franklin, has additionally simply been launched. Biopics on different music icons like Buddy Holly, Joey Ramone, and Elvis Presley are additionally taking place.

Well-known worldwide for her music, Cher can also be identified for her performing skills on the massive and small screens. She was nominated for an Oscar twice for her roles in Silkwood and Moonstruck, taking the win for the latter. Only recently, she additionally performed herself within the animated sequence Scooby-Doo and Guess Who? after beforehand assembly Scooby and the gang a long time many earlier in The New Scooby-Doo Films.

There isn’t any phrase but on when manufacturing will start on Cher’s untitled biopic. Till the official casting bulletins are made, we are able to anticipate loads of hypothesis from followers over who may be one of the best individual to play Cher, in addition to her late ex-husband Sonny Bono. Given the expertise concerned, it will be a film to be careful for, particularly for giant followers of the singer. This information involves us from Deadline.

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