In a recent interview with Pop Crave, pop star Zara Larsson shared exciting news about her ventures into acting. While she is already set to appear in Netflix’s “A Part Of You” next year, Larsson revealed that she had auditioned for a role in Madonna’s biopic. Expressing her long-standing desire to act, Larsson admitted that she was drawn to the opportunity because it offered something different from the typical pop star roles she had been offered. Unfortunately, the biopic has since been canceled, but Larsson remains eager to explore diverse acting opportunities beyond the realm of music.
The Madonna Biopic Audition
Larsson expressed her enthusiasm for the chance to audition for Madonna‘s biopic during the interview. She shared that acting had been a longstanding passion of hers, but she had never taken the initiative to pursue it until now. While she acknowledged that most roles offered to her were centered around portraying a pop star, she saw the Madonna biopic as an opportunity to step outside that box. Larsson’s admiration for Madonna was evident as she expressed her eagerness to take on the role, confessing that she would have embraced the opportunity to portray the iconic singer.
Hello @Madonna let me be you in the movie— Zara Larsson (@zaralarsson) March 5, 2022
An Uncertain Future for the Biopic
Although Larsson had auditioned for the Madonna biopic, she revealed that the movie project had been scrapped. While the exact reasons for its cancellation are unclear, reports indicated that actress Julia Garner had been cast as Madonna before the project’s demise. Despite the setback, Larsson remains undeterred and open to pursuing other acting opportunities, particularly in the realm of drama. She desires to explore different genres and showcase her versatility as an actress.
Zara Larsson, born on December 16, 1997, is a Swedish singer and songwriter known for her powerful vocals and infectious pop anthems. Rising to international fame with hits like “Lush Life” and “Never Forget You,” Larsson has become a prominent figure in the music industry. With multiple chart-topping singles and collaborations under her belt, she has solidified her position as one of Sweden’s most successful artists. Larsson’s unique blend of pop, R&B, and dance influences, coupled with her captivating stage presence, has garnered her a dedicated fan base worldwide. As she continues to evolve her sound and pursue her passion for acting, Larsson remains a force to be reckoned with in the entertainment industry.