• Austin Butler Is Elvis: What to Know About the Young Actor Embodying the Icon

    1 month ago - By Celebrity Babies

    Austin Butler is the new king of rock and roll.
    The young actor is set to play the late Elvis Presley, who earned the title through his skyrocketing fame in the '50s. Butler, 27, was cast as the icon in Baz Luhrmann's upcoming film, also starring Tom Hanks as the rocker's longtime manager.
    RELATED: Meet Baz Luhrmann's Elvis Presley! Actor Austin Butler Cast as Legendary Singer in Biopic
    Butler, who is naturally blonde and recently dyed his hair black for the role, is an actor on the rise who will soon be seen opposite Brad Pitt and Leonardo DiCaprio in Once Upon a Time in Hollywood. He's...
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  • Elvis Biopic Casts Austin Butler As King Of Rock And Roll

    Elvis Biopic Casts Austin Butler As King Of Rock And Roll

    1 month ago - By The Huffington Post

    The actor beat out stars like Harry Styles and Ansel Elgort for the role in Baz Luhrmann's film.
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  • Austin Butler cast as Elvis opposite Tom Hanks in Baz Luhrmann's biopic

    Austin Butler cast as Elvis opposite Tom Hanks in Baz Luhrmann's biopic

    1 month ago - By New York Post

    He is the young man who would be King. Austin Butler has been cast to play Elvis Presley in the upcoming biopic from writer-director Baz Luhrmann. After a series of screen tests, the 27-year-old actor beat out a host of Hollywood heartthrobs, including Harry Styles, Ansel Elgort and Miles Teller. “I knew I couldn't make...
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  • Meet Baz Luhrmann's Elvis Presley! Actor Austin Butler Cast as Legendary Singer in Biopic

    1 month ago - By Celebrity Babies

    Austin Butler is Baz Luhrmann's man.
    The famed Moulin Rouge! director has cast the 27-year-old actor to play Elvis Presley in his upcoming movie, which will follow the late icon's rise to stardom and his close relationship with his manager. Tom Hanks will play the manager, Col. Tom Parker, who had control over all aspects of Presley's life.
    Butler is an actor on the rise who will soon be seen opposite Brad Pitt and Leonardo DiCaprio in Once Upon a Time in Hollywood. He's currently starring in The Dead Don't Die , opposite Bill Murray and Selena Gomez, which is now in theaters.
    According to...
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  • Austin Butler Is Reportedly Baz Luhrmann's Elvis in Forthcoming Biopic

    1 month ago - By Teen Vogue

    Deadline reported that Austin Butler will play Elvis, the king of rock 'n roll, in Baz Luhrmann's new movie.
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  • Austin Butler to Star as Elvis in Baz Luhrmann's Biopic

    1 month ago - By Variety

    Baz Luhrmann's Elvis Presley biopic has found its king of rock ‘n' roll. After a weekend of screen tests, Austin Butler has been tapped to play Elvis Presley in Luhrmann's next feature film for Warner Bros. The studio tested with a handful of actors in full hair and make-up at the end of June to...
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