The tousle-haired musician-turned-Hollywood star has won over audiences around the world ever since he appeared on Netflix and Channel 4’s Lovesick. Since then, Flynn has starred in films including the critically acclaimed 2017 thriller, Beast. More recently, Flynn appeared opposite Anya Taylor-Joy and Callum Turner in Emma, where his raw and seductive depiction of George Knightley left audiences mesmerised.
Now, Flynn is preparing to play David Bowie in Stardust, which will hit theatres later this year. The endlessly talented actor, poet, songwriter and family man gives us the low-down on what it’s like playing one of the music world’s most enduring icons.