Los Angeles, June 8 (UNI) Actress Ozark Julia Garner has been offered a role as Madonna in a forthcoming biopic about a pop icon.
Variety quoted sources as saying that Garner had become a favorite of more than a dozen candidates, and for months he had been speculated to be a forerunner – a performance Madonna would take care of as a director.
Garner’s team is considering accepting the role, another source said.
According to The Hollywood Reporter, other actresses considered for the role include Florence Pugh, Odessa Young and Alexa Demie, among many others.
The screenplay, co-written by Erin Cressida Wilson, will be produced by Amy Pascal.
In 2020, pop music superstar Madonna announced that she would direct and co-write a film about her life.
She said: “I want to convey the incredible path that life has taken me as an artist, musician, dancer and human being, trying to make his way in this world.
“The focus of this film will always be music. Music has kept me going and art has kept me alive. There are so many untold and inspiring stories and who could tell it better than me. It is essential to share my roller coaster ride. Life with my voice and vision . “