Director James Mangold Reveals Timothée Chalamet
Will Sing in Bob Dylan Biopic
BY NAZIA AKHTAR
Timothée Chalamet is set to play Bob Dylan in an upcoming biopic.
Director James Mangold confirmed that Chalamet will be doing his own singing in the movie.
The announcement of the biopic was made in January 2020.
At the time, it was unknown whether Chalamet would sing Dylan's songs.
Chalamet had started taking guitar lessons to prepare for the role.
Mangold discussed the movie's setting and plot in a recent interview with Collider.
The film will focus on Dylan's early years in New York.
Dylan arrived in New York with just a few dollars in his pocket and rose to fame within three years.
Other significant personalities, such as Woody Guthrie, Pete Seeger, and Joan Baez, will also feature in the film.
Mangold called the story of Dylan's rise to fame an "interesting true story."
The biopic is expected to start filming in August.
Chalamet's singing talent is expected to enhance the authenticity of the film.
Fans of Chalamet and Dylan can look forward to experiencing this incredible story on the big screen soon.
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