10 Of The Best Celebrity Biopics Of All Time


We've had no shortage of biopics of late, be it Bohemian Rhapsody, Rocketman, or Baz Luhrmann's forthcoming film about the life of Elvis. Here, we look back at 10 of the best celebrity biopics - the films that help us to see their famous subjects anew - from troubled country stars to iconic artists.

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Jackie, 2016


Little screen time is offered to the First Wives of US Presidents, but Jackie proves why these women should be more of a cinematic focus. We’ve seen countless pictures of Jackie Kennedy and are familiar with video footage of her, but Natalie Portman’s portrayal helps us to see her anew. She is physically the closest person to JFK when he was shot, his blood covering her clothes and his death leaving her emotionally shattered. We see her wrestle with grief, while being forced to move herself and her children out of the White House – all the while maintaining a polished facade to the public.

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