It has been reported that legendary actor and director Clint Eastwood wants Hollywood star Leonardo DiCaprio to appear in his next movie. If a deal can be struck, Leo will be teaming up with singer turned actress Beyoncé, who is already signed on to star in the 1976 remake of A Star is Born.
A Star is Born centres around an ageing actor who takes it upon himself to help a young up and coming singer and actress to become a star. However he finds his own career spiralling out of control due to his ageing and alcoholism. Clint Eastwood will direct and produce the movie.
It is believed that DiCaprio will star as the ageing, alcoholic actor, while Beyoné
will take on the role of the up and coming singer and actress. Clint Eastwood
and Leonardo DiCaprio
have already recently worked together on the upcoming biopic J. Edgar
, which will be released on December 14. Beyoncé headlined at Glastonbury at the weekend
, performing a variety of covers.