Elvis Presley is a legend in the history of music. He is a globally popular figure, and now Hollywood is trying to make a biopic. Baz Luhrmann is going to be the director of Elvis Presley biopic. The movie’s script is by Craig Pearce. The director is famous for his creation of “The Great Gatsby.” Presley is the king of Rock ‘n’ Roll, and here is everything you need to know about the biopic.
What is Going to be the Storyline of Elvis Presley’s Biopic?
The film is going to cover almost 20 years of Presley’s life from Warner Bros. reports. The graph of his life from rising to be popular and the stardom that he lived in. Apart from all of this, the movie’s setting is going to be during the cultural evolutions of America.
When will the Elvis Presley Biopic Release?
The filming and production of the film did not start until 2020. The coronavirus pandemic is not helping the situation. It is causing a delay in the production of the biopic. The initial release date of the Elvis Presley biopic was October 21, 2020.
In another announcement, the release date is facing a shift to October 1, 2021. However, there are no official announcements on a release date from the makers.
Who are the Actors Part of the Cast for Elvis Presley Biopic?
The makers took a lot of time to choose Austin Butler as Elvis Presley. The five actors shortlisted by Warner Bros. for the role were Miles Teller, Ansel Elgorst, Austin Butler, Harry Styles, and Aaron Taylor-Johnson.
Austin Butler is going to be in the role of the iconic singer, Elvis Presley. The news was out earlier in 2020 about the actor. Austin Butler is a talented actor who has worked in Once Upon a Time and Nickelodeon. The story is going to follow Presley’s relationship with Colonel Tom Parker, apart from his career. The famous Tom Hanks is going to portray Tom Parker.
The character of Priscilla Presley is going to be played by Olivia DeJonge. Numerous other actors who are going to be a part of the Elvis Presley biopic.
Even though there are no official confirmations on the list, but rumors suggest that these actors are going to be part of the film- Helen Thomson as Gladys Presley, Richard Roxburgh as Vernon Presley, Yola as Sister Rosetta Tharpe, Dacre Montgomery as Steve Binder, David Wenham as Hank Snow.
Is the Trailer for Elvis Presley Biopic Out?
Currently, there is no trailer out for the biopic. If there were a trailer, we would know more about the movie. A trailer release will also give way to further speculations about the film as well as the story and other essential details.
It was in 2014 that creators started talking and working on the script for the biopic. Elvis Presley is a name in the history of music that had so much to do with diversity and race relationships. His songs were energetic, but the style of performance got him to become extremely popular. The Elvis Presley biopic is something everyone is eagerly waiting for.