Shoemaker plays the role of Renate Blauel, the woman with whom the eccentric British singer in the eighties for four years was married. She also sings in the film, although it is allowed, will they not say to what number is.
Elton John and Renate Blauel were in 1988 from each other; after the divorce, declared Elton John is not bisexual but gay. The shots were earlier this year.
The film focuses on the years in which Elton John was still Reginald Kenneth Dwight was called. He went to the famous Royal Academy of Music, after which he became a hitmachine. The lead role of Elton John is played by the British actor Taron Egerton. Other major roles are played by Jamie Bell, and Bryce Dallas Howard. The movie must be in may 2019 in the cinemas.
Rocketman is being made by Dexter Fletcher, the director this autumn the highly successful Queen-movie Bohemian Rhapsody delivered. The producer is Matthew Vaughn, the man behind the Kingsman-the successes, the sprookjesfilm Stardust and the X-Men movie First Class.
Shoemaker played in recent years leading roles in major British musical productions like Phantom of The Opera, Les Misérables and Love Story. In the Netherlands, she was previously seen in Annie, Oliver! and Pinocchio. The next few weeks plays a Cobbler in the Netherlands in The Christmas Show the role of Cinderella.