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Neither "Bohemian Rhapsody" - the Freddie Mercury biopic - nor "Rocketman" - the Elton John story - had been released yet when the first press release about Johnny Flynn being cast as David Bowie in "Stardust" saw the light of day. Both of those films played around with the facts while still presenting recognizable portraits of their subjects and occurrences in their lives. Read more

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Writer-director-producer Alan Ball has never been one to shy away from trying to make people laugh or make them grimace or shudder or think or get caught up in emotional chaos. He also has great command of dialogue. For TV, he created and wrote "Six Feet Under" and "True Blood." His film writing credits include "Towelhead" and "American Beauty" (for which he won an Oscar). Read more