According to The Hollywood Reporter, Kristin Chenoweth is attached to star as Dusty Springfield for a Universal Pictures biopic of the soul singer. Jessica Sharzer will write and direct the movie, which is being produced by studio-based Marc Platt along with Chenoweth and Untitled Entertainment's Danielle Thomas.

The movie will focus primarily on Springfield's life in the '60s, culminating with the making of "Dusty in Memphis."