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Taron Egerton Opens Up About Playing Elton John in 'Rocketman' - Watch!

Taron Egerton Opens Up About Playing Elton John in 'Rocketman' - Watch!

Taron Egerton is opening up about his big new role!

The 29-year-old Robin Hood actor made an appearance on Jimmy Kimmel Live on Wednesday night (November 14).

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During his appearance, Taron talked about playing Elton John in a new movie called Rocketman, what it has been like becoming friends with Elton, preparing for the role, taking his little sisters to Frozen on Broadway and learning archery to play Robin Hood.

Rocketman will be released in May of 2019.

Watch his appearance below!

FYI: Taron is wearing Harry’s of London boots.

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Posted to: Elton John, Jimmy Kimmel, Taron Egerton

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    “Well, I was feeling pretty good about it all, and then I saw Harry Styles dressed as Elton for Halloween. I realized that they had hired the wrong man for the job.”