Cher is basically the most silent music star to catch the biopic treatment.
The singer and actress, who turns 75 this week, announced the news on social media, revealing Standard Photos is backing the film about her life.
Cher will relief as a producer on the film alongside Judy Craymer and Gary Goetzman, acknowledged for their work on the Mamma Mia! franchise, which featured the “Goddess of Pop”.
The as-yet-untitled biopic will likely be written by Oscar-winner Eric Roth, whose films encompass Forrest Gump, The Insider and Munich.
He previously worked with Cher on 1987 mystery thriller Suspect.
Cher announced the biopic news in a on the total effervescent social media submit.
She tweeted to her nearly four million followers: “Good enough Standard is Doing Biopic With My Pals JUDY CRAYMER,GARY GOETZMAN PRODUCING. THEYY PRODUCED BOTH MAMMA MIA’S,& MY DEAR DEAR Friend 4 YRS, & OSCAR WINNER..ERIC ROTH IS GOING 2 WRITE IT FORREST GUMP A STAR IS BORN SUSPECT TO NAME A FEW OF IS FILMS.”
Craymer acknowledged: “Gary and I are delighted to be working with Cher as soon as more and this time bringing her empowering and upright life odyssey to the immense video show.
“One can now not lend a hand however be drawn to and impressed by Cher’s larger than life skills, fortitude, outlandish wit, warmth and imaginative and prescient.
“Her unparalleled success in music, film and TV be pleased impressed generations. We could additionally now not be happier to whisper her yarn to cinema audiences.”
Cher first stumbled on status with her then-husband Sonny Bono. Their music I Received You Babe changed into a world hit.
She embarked on a hugely a hit solo career and her best likely-acknowledged tracks encompass Gypsys, Tramps & Thieves, If I Would possibly perchance presumably well Turn Abet Time and Factor in.
Cher has sold larger than 100 million records throughout the enviornment.
She has also enjoyed a vastly a hit film career. Cher received the most effective likely actress Oscar for 1987’s Moonstruck.
Her other film roles encompass 2018’s Mamma Mia! Right here We Creep Again.
Tune biopics be pleased proven to be box place of job successes in Hollywood over present years.
Bohemian Rhapsody told the yarn of rock band Queen and grossed larger than £640 million after its 2018 delivery.
Sir Elton John biopic Rocketman arrived in 2019 to extreme and industrial success.