And David Bowie's rise to the top of the charts and permanent place in music lovers hearts will be followed in the new biopic Stardust.
Look - Film - Johnny - Flynn - Icon
In the first look at the film, Johnny Flynn effortlessly transformed into the British icon who paved the way for a new generation of performers and created electric sounds accompanied with a larger-than-life stage presence.
The film follows David as he embarks on a road trip to America with publicist Ron Oberman (Marc Maron) in 1971, according to Deadline.
Journey - United - States - Bowie - Alter
While on the journey to the United States, 24-year-old Bowie creates his alter ego Ziggy Stardust.
At that point in his career, David had already acquired a following as a rock 'n' roll, teen idol and created a new identity...