Elton John touches down in Cannes for sparkling ‘Rocketman’ premiere

72nd Cannes Film Festival - Screening of the film "Rocketman" out of competition - Red Carpet Arrivals - Cannes, France, May 16, 2019. Director Dexter Fletcher and cast members Bryce Dallas Howard, Richard Madden, Taron Egerton and Elton John pose. REUTERS/Stephane Mahe

CANNES, France (Reuters) – Sporting a sequinned “EJ” rocket on his lapel, Elton John beamed his way down the Cannes red carpet on Thursday to see the premiere of his own biopic – “Rocketman”. The movie, starring Taron Egerton, tracks the singer’s first steps in the music business, from his tentative tryouts on the piano […]

Continue reading this article with a Fiji Times online membership.

More Stories