Pitt up for Lennon role

The actor is in talks to portray Beatle

Brad Pitt is reportedly in talks to star as John Lennon in a film about the Beatle's life.

The father of six has reportedly already met up with Lennon's wife, Yoko One and the two are said to get on very well, both personally and professionally.

Pitt is a big fan of Lennon and it is said that he's looking at producing the biopic as well as starring in it.

The actor has in fact already produced several successful films, including Eat, Pray, Love, Kick-Ass and The Time Traveller's Wife.