The songwriting great is to be honoured by many of today's top stars...

ROBBIE WILLIAMS , Sheryl Crow, Elvis Costello and Sheryl Crow are being lined up to appear in a big-screen musical about COLE PORTER, starring KEVIN KLINE in the lead role.

The musicians will appear dancing singing some of the songwriting legend’s most famous songs in the movie ‘Just One Of Those Things’, which is being shot in London and Venice.

Robbie, who previously covered Porter’s ‘Did You Evah?’ for his ‘Swing When Your Winning’ album, will sing ‘It’s De-Lovely’.

Elvis Costello will sing ‘Begin The Beguine’, [/a] will dance and sing ‘Let’s Do It, Let’s Fall In Love’ and [a] will perform ‘Let’s Misbehave’.

Producer Rob Cowan said that the film, which does not as yet have any release dates, will be unlike any musical seen in recent time. “With complex characters and situations for the actors to explore, amazing costumes and choreography, and Porter’s terrific music to drive the narrative forward – the result is moving and excitingl” he told Billboard.