Boy George holding casting call for person to play him in his biopic

Lara Spencer reports the buzziest stories of the day in "GMA" Pop News.
3:30 | 04/21/21

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Back here on "Gma" we'll make time for "Pop news" with Lara. Good morning, Lara. Hey, robin, good morning to all three of you. We'll begin with the original "Karma chameleon," boy George. Not only is he getting a biopic made about his life but he's using Instagram to find the perfect person to play him. Take a look. I'm looking for a brave young actor to take on the role of me and it will be brilliant. I want to be impressed so see you on set this summer. I'll be the one wearing the hat. Of course he'll be wearing the hat. The biopic is called "Karma chameleon." It will explore his challenges growing up in an Irish working class family and how he became part of his band. It is set to begin production and given the success of "Bohemian rhapsody" and "Rocket man" he is writing, I am preparing my Oscar speech. We can't wait. Michael Keaton confirming you're never too old to put on the old bat suit. Keaton will reprise his role as Batman in the upcoming movie "The clash" 30 years after his first turn as the dark knight in 1989 and did it again in "Batman returns." He is now 69 and will be the oldest to play the role and I dare say the coolest. The flash set to hit theaters fall 2022. I thought he was such a good Batman. Very happy to report that. We also have a tribute, I want you guys to listen up, songwriting legend Jim Steinman who gave us this song -- I would do anything for love but I won't do that. He passed away this week. His legacy lives on, Steinman born in New York City and got his start writing Broadway musicals which makes sense when you listen to his songs but we all probably know him best for his power ballads with meat loaf and other incredible songs he wrote like this one. Celine Dion's "It's all coming back to me now." he's also the genius behind this -- every now and then I fall apart and I need you Come on. "Total eclipse of the heart," the biggest song by Bonnie Tyler, I know all the words to this one as well. I know you do too, Michael. Air supply's "Making love out of nothing at all I mean, just the greatest. Celine Dion paying tribute on Twitter saying Steinman was a musical genius which I think we all would agree. Yes, I wish we had our lighters lit, you guys. She says working with him was one of the greatest privileges of her career. Jim Steinman was just 73 years young. Rest in peace, my friend. Thank you for the music. Great music. So good, you guys. So good. With that I'll send it back to you all in the studio. All right, thank you very those were literally all of my favorite songs. You were putting on a whole -- I know. I couldn't get my flashlight going because I was too busy. The popular poet, rupi Kaur

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