The story of Elton John's life, from his years as a prodigy at the Royal Academy of Music through his influential and enduring musical partnership with Bernie Taupin.
Canada, United Kingdom, United States of America
Taron Egerton (Elton John), Jamie Bell (Bernie Taupin), Richard Madden (John Reid), Bryce Dallas Howard (Sheila), Gemma Jones (Ivy), Steven Mackintosh (Stanley), Tom Bennett (Fred) more..., Matthew Illesley (Young Reggie), Kit Connor (Older Reggie), Charlie Rowe (Ray Williams), Stephen Graham (Dick James), Tate Donovan (Doug Weston), Harriet Walter (Helen Piena), Jason Pennycooke (Wilson), Ophelia Lovibond (Arabella), Jimmy Vee (Arthur), Celinde Schoenmaker (Renate Blauel), Rachel Muldoon (Kiki Dee), Sharon D. Clarke (AA Counsellor), Evan Walsh (Elton Dean), Peter O'Hanlon (Bobby), Ross Farrelly (Cyril), Sharmina Harrower (Heather), Aston McAuley (Dave Godin), Alexia Khadime (Diana), Carl Spencer (Richard), Leon Delroy Williams (Clint), David Doyle (Pub Man), Dickon Tolson (Barman), Leigh Francis (Pete), Graham Fletcher-Cook (Maître D'), Sian Crisp (Waitress), Guillermo Bedward (Geoff), Max Mackintosh (Stephen), Charles Armstrong (Mr Anderson), Barbara Drennan (Mrs Anderson), Leon Cooke (Hugh), Micah Holmes (LA Transgender Maid), Diana Alexandra Pocol (Mary the Receptionist), Layton Williams (Dancer)
Lee Hall (Writer), David Furnish (Producer), Lawrence Bender (Producer), Steve Hamilton Shaw (Producer), Matthew Vaughn (Producer), Elton John (Executive Producer), George Richmond (Cinematography) more..., Matthew Margeson (Music), David Appleby (Still Photographer), Chris Dickens (Editor),
Rocket Pictures, Marv Films, Paramount, New Republic Pictures
Elton and Bernie are going back to the house where Reginald Kenneth Dwight grew up.
Elton is remembering his childhood.
Elton John leaves the car in anger and walks to the concert hall.