Elon Musk, the world's richest person, is set to have his own biopic. The film, which will be directed by Darren Aronofsky, is based on Walter Isaacson's biography of Musk. Aronofsky, known for his films "The Whale" and "Black Swan," will be working with indie studio A24 on the project.
Speculation about who could play Musk in the film has already begun, with social media and Reddit buzzing with suggestions. Some of the top contenders include Rami Malek, known for his portrayal of Freddie Mercury in "Bohemian Rhapsody," and Michael Fassbender, who previously played Steve Jobs in a biopic based on Isaacson's book.
Other actors mentioned as potential candidates for the role include Robert Downey Jr., Kevin Durand, Steve Buscemi, Alexander Skarsgård, Nicolas Cage, Jesse Eisenberg, Chris Pratt, Matt Damon, Kathy Bates, Leonardo DiCaprio, and Brendan Fraser.
It remains to be seen who will ultimately be chosen to play Musk in the biopic, but the speculation surrounding the casting choice reflects the interest and intrigue surrounding the controversial billionaire.
Overall, the announcement of Musk's biopic has generated excitement among movie buffs and fans of Musk alike. As production progresses, more details about the film will likely emerge, including the final casting decision.