On her 75th birthday, Cher disclosed that an official biography of her life is in the works. Universal Pictures will produce the as-yet-untitled film, with “Mamma Mia!”. Gary Goetzman and Judy Craymer will sit at the helm of production. Eric Roth will create the film’s screenplay.
She tweeted out saying:
“Ok Universal is making Biopic With My Friends JUDY CRAYMER, GARY GOETZMAN PRODUCING. THEY PRODUCED MAMMA MIA’S AND MY DEAR DEAR Friend, BOTH OF WHICH WON AN OSCAR… ERIC ROTH WILL BE THE ONE TO WRITE IT. TO NAME A FEW OF HIS FILMS, FORREST GUMP, A STAR IS BORN SUSPECT.”
Plus, Craymer and Goetzman teamed with Cher on “Here We Go Again,” the sequel to “Mamma Mia!” in 2018. Furthermore, Cher will also act as a producer on the biography, according to insiders. And according to The Hollywood Reporter, Roth collaborated with Cher previously on the 1987 thriller “Suspect.”
The iconic career and life of Cher
Throughout her six-decade career as a singer, actor, television personality, and fashion pioneer, Cher has received countless awards. She won an Oscar in 1988 for her appearance in “Moonstruck,” a Grammy Award in 2000 for best dance track, and an Emmy Award in 2003 for an outstanding variety music program.
There will be plenty of material to work with given Cher’s decades-long career, which spans her early days working with Sonny Bono through her transformation into an Oscar, Emmy, and Grammy winner and absolute icon. Moreover, The Cher Show, a 2018 Broadway show based on her life, is set to go on a nationwide tour this autumn.
Cher has big plans for her birthday too!
Moreover, fans are excited to hear that she has big plans for her birthday, judging by her recent sightings by the paparazzi. In fact, Cher was photographed departing an office building, indicating that this is the first time she has been spotted in public since December, according to the tabloid.
The singer “is in fantastic shape thanks to her rigorous diets and home routines, which include hours of tennis most days, plus cardio and weights with a personal trainer,” according to the tabloid’s insider. However, she still wants to go ahead with more cosmetic surgery to mark the momentous occasion.