Madonna decided to suspend her biopic indefinitely due to a world tour
In accordance with Variety, the biographical film he was preparing Madonna about her own life has been put on hold indefinitely because the singer will embark on a world tour that will take her about the next two years.
According to different sources, those close to Madonna explained that for now their only goal is the tour, titled The Celebration Tour. However, they assured that she remains committed to making the film about her life, which had already been announced, would star the actress Emmy and Golden Globe winner: julia garner.
Were they ready to roll?
The biopic began development in 2020, when the singer herself announced that she had written two drafts that spanned large stretches of her creative and personal life. Some time later, they were joined by the winner of the Oscar, Devil Cody (June) and Erin Cressida Wilson (The Girl on the Train).
Last year, Madonna began to carry out very strict casting processes to choose the protagonist where it was reported that artists such as Florence Pugh, Alexa Demie, Odessa Young and Bebe Rexha were on the list to be considered. However, it was julia garner who ultimately landed the coveted role.
It is said that his own Madonna was going to direct the story because he wanted more creative control, while Amy Pascal and the former manager of Madonna, Guy Oseary, They would be executive producers. what the reunion would have meant for the singer and Pascal, after having collaborated on the classic 1982 baseball film, A League of Their Own.
Madonna had previously explained that the film was very important on a personal level as she wanted to make it before it “misogynistic men” They will get ahead of you and try to take over your life. “It is also an act of prevention. Lots of people were trying to make movies about me, mostly misogynistic men. So I put my line and told them that no one would tell my story, except me.” explained the singer.
Previously, the producers michael de luca Y Brett Ratner had announced in 2017 that they would be filming a biopic of Madonnanews that upset the singer. “No one knows what I know and what I have seen. Only I can tell my story. Anyone else who tries it is a charlatan and a fool, trying to get instant gratification without doing the work.”
The biggest tour of his career!
Even though the biopic of Madonna will have to wait a few years, the singer is about to start the world tour that she has announced as the biggest and most important of his career, and which are part of his celebration after 40 years of musical career. In accordance with The Guardian, So far, 35 dates have been announced that will begin in Canada and will continue until winter in Amsterdam. However, it is said that this is only the beginning and that more dates and countries will be announced soon.
Madonna announced his tour through a video on social networks with celebrities such as Diplo, Jack Black, Lil Wayne and Amy Schumer, who challenge Madonna to embark on a greatest hits tour. “Do you think people would come to that show?” Madonna asks. “The answer is: fuck yes.”
The tour will also feature drag performer bob the drag queen also know as Caldwell Tidicuewho won the eighth season of RuPaul’s Drag Race and since then, released her own singles and starred in a production of Angels in America in it Berkeley Repertory Theatre.