Taron Egerton, who plays singer Elton
Taron Egerton, who plays singer Elton

Taron Egerton Calls Paramount's Attempt to Cut Out 'Rocketman' Gay Sex Scene 'Nonsense'

Taron Egerton, who will play Elton John in the forthcoming biopic “Rocketman,” responded to claims that Paramount attempted to cut out a gay sex scene from the biopic.

“It’s nonsense,” Egerton told Variety‘s Marc Malkin when asked about the reports. “There is a love scene in the film. It’s been slightly blown out of proportion how extreme it is.”

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