Linda Ronstadt Biopic: Selena Gomez Takes the Lead Role

Selena Gomez is set to star as Linda Ronstadt in an upcoming biopic as confirmed by Great Eastern Music a music publisher founded by John Boylan, Ronstadt's manager.

The long-anticipated biopic is now in development with Selena Gomez attached to play Linda.

The announcement was made on the website's "Projects" page revealing that Gomez and Ronstadt recently spent time together discussing the project.

The film yet to be titled will be produced by James Keach known for producing the Oscar-winning Johnny Cash biopic "Walk the Line" and the Grammy-winning Ronstadt documentary "The Sound of My Voice" in collaboration with John Boylan.

Selena Gomez seemingly confirmed the news on her Instagram account sharing reports from Variety and Rolling Stone about her portrayal of Ronstadt.

She also shared one of these reports on her verified Facebook page, expressing that it all started with a simple dream.

Speculation about Gomez's new role began when she posted a photo of Linda Ronstadt's book, "Simple Dreams: A Musical Memoir" on her Instagram Stories.

Shortly afterward the Only Murders in the Building star announced a social media break to focus on what truly matters.

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