The Madonna biopic has been indefinitely canceled at Universal Pictures, the film studio behind the project.
A biopic (or biopic) about Madonna was scrapped by Universal Pictures, the studio behind the film that was supposed to star Julia Garner in the role of the singer.
The project, first announced in 2020, was to feature The Queen of Pop alongside Diablo Cody as director and co-writer. bottom.
A few months ago, it was reported that Garner received an offer for the lead role after being selected from a dozen applicants.
according to the magazine varietyone of the reasons for the cancellation will be explained at the beginning of the singer’s world tour “The Celebration”, which is scheduled to mark the 40th anniversary of her career next July.
According to sources associated with the project, Madonna intends to promote a biopic in the future. “I’ve lived an extraordinary life, so I have to make an extraordinary movie.” he pointed out to Variety a few months ago.
“It was also a preemptive strike because a lot of people were trying to make a movie about me. Mostly misogynistic men. So I stepped in the door and said: “No one talks about me, only me” he added.
“I have a very long script and it is very difficult to shorten it. The singer, who has already sold out the show, explained.
“The Celebration Tour” features 35 concerts in cities across North America and Europe. This tour spans her singing career, including her tribute to New York, from her first album Madonna (1983) to her latest Madame X (2019). We promise to immerse the public in an ‘artistic journey’.