Tuesday, 24 April, 2018

Ed Sheeran in Talks to Join Danny Boyle's Beatles-Themed Musical Comedy

Ed Sheeran in Talks to Join Danny Boyle's Beatles-Themed Musical Comedy Sheeran calls the tune in Beatles film
Nicole Thomas | 17 April, 2018, 14:03

Director Danny Boyle's untitled comedy, featuring Lily James and Kate McKinnon, will be released in the U.S. on September 13 next year.

Notting Hill and Love Actually's Richard Curtis will reportedly write the movie, while Trainspotting's Danny Boyle will direct.

Having already made cameos in Game Of Thrones and Bridget Jone's Baby, Ed is said to have the "Midas touch" and could finally lay his hands on a leading role in Boyle's musical comedy. The plot will be built around a street musician who discovers that he is the only one in the world remembers the Beatles song.

A source told the paper: "Ed is the biggest hit-maker on the planet". According to the Daily Mail, the pop singer is in talks to appear in an upcoming film tentatively titled All You Need Is Love. "If anyone can make a film about the Beatles' songs even better musically, it's him".

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"Cindererlla" beauty Lily James will star as a teacher in the as-yet-untitled film, thought to be set in the 60s or 70s, whilst "EastEnders" actor Himesh Patel is on board to play the male lead.

Shooting will take place over the summer for a 2019 release.

If there's one thing that can't be disputed about Ed Sheeran, it's that he's one of the most giving celebs out there so it's no wonder he was horrified at tabloid claims that he was installing a fence to stop homeless people from being able to sleep outside his house. Kate McKinnon (Ghostbusters, Saturday Night Live) is also in talks to join.

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