It is reported that director Clint Eastwood wants Leonardo DiCaprio to star opposite Beyoncé in his upcoming musical A Star is Born.

Deadline.com, which broke the story, says that while DiCaprio is working on Eastwood's new J Edgar Hoover biopic, the director is discussing the leading man role in A Star is Born with him.

Eastwood will also produce the musical through his company, Malpaso.