Selena Gomez to Star in Linda Ronstadt Biopic

James Keach, the producer of “Walk the Line,” and John Boylan, Ronstadt’s manager, are the individuals responsible for the music documentary on the Grammy winner. A biopic is currently being produced on the life of the renowned singer-songwriter Linda Ronstadt. The movie will provide a detailed account of her journey as a musician and her contribution to the music industry. In the process of casting for the lead role, Selena Gomez has been shortlisted as a potential candidate to portray the character of Linda Ronstadt. The selection of Gomez would be a significant milestone in her acting career, and her fans are eagerly waiting for an official announcement.

There has not been any announcement made regarding the movie’s director or more cast members, and it does not appear that a distributor is currently on board with taking on the project.

A news article announcing the film was published on Wednesday by Ronstadt’s official Facebook and Instagram profiles, along with the comment, “It all started with a simple dream.” According to a remark that can be seen on the website for Boylan’s company, Great Eastern Music, Ronstadt and Gomez, who are both of Mexican heritage, had previously met at the former’s residence in order to discuss the project.

By posting a picture of Ronstadt’s memoir, Simple Dreams, which was published in 2013, on her Instagram Stories on Tuesday, Gomez announced the film for the first time. Simple Dreams is also the name of Ronstadt’s album from 1977, which has been rated triple-platinum for its exceptional success.

During the year 2019, Keach was the director of the documentary titled Linda Ronstadt: The Sound of My Voice.

Ronstadt is well-known for her music career that spans several decades and includes 24 studio albums as well as the number one song “You’re No Good.” Ronstadt is 77 years old. In April of 2014, she was honored with the 2019 Kennedy Center Honors for lifetime accomplishment. Additionally, she was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

The progressive supranuclear palsy, a degenerative disease, has been identified as the cause of her retirement from singing. She has been diagnosed with this condition.

Gomez is well-known for her numerous accomplishments in the fields of acting and music. She has been nominated for a Grammy twice. She is presently starring in the Hulu series Only Murders in the Building, and she had her tenth Top 10 entry on the Billboard Hot 100 with her contribution to the remix of the Rema song “Calm Dow” that was released the previous year.

Follow AsumeTech on

More From Category

More Stories Today

Leave a Reply