Baz Luhrmann, Director of the film, shared the first footage from his biopic about Elvis Presley. Once Upon a Time, HollywoodAustin Butler, the actor playing the main role. A brief glimpse of scenes from the 1960s gave an indication that the movie could cover multiple periods in King’s life. Tom Hanks plays Colonel Tom Parker, Presley’s manager in the still-untitled movie.
“Made a little something to let you good people know we are taking care of business on June 24, 2022,”Luhrmann tweeted Monday the movie’s release date. Luhrmann certainly has plenty to offer in this teaser. This should not be surprising considering his director status. Moulin Rogue, Romeo + JulietThe 2013 edition of The Great GatsbyAnd Netflix’s Get Down. This footage is set to a slower version. “Suspicious Minds,”It also includes a shot from the film’s set. ’68 Special Comeback scene. Presley can also be seen wearing an all-white Vegas-style outfit before the event. “Taking Care of Business”Logo is displayed.
— Baz Luhrmann (@bazluhrmann) November 15, 2021
Warner Bros. had previously announced that the footage would be released after Luhrmann tweeted about the new release date. The film was originally scheduled to release on June 3, 2022. However, it was moved up to Monday, June 24, 2022. Deadline reports. Warner Bros. is releasing the film worldwide, except Lurhmann’s native Australia, New Zealand. The film will not receive an HBO Max release early as it did for its 2021 films. After Paramount delayed Transformers: Rise of the Beasts until June 9, 2023, June 24 was made available for the Elvis movie. Reese Witherspoon produced Where the Crawdads Sing by Sony.
Luhrmann’s film will follow the 20-year history of Presley and Parker. One of the most bizarre figures in music history. Parker was not a colonel. He kept the fact that his birthplace was in the Netherlands secret for many years. He met Presley in 1955, and he had remarkable control over his career up until 1968 when Presley made a comeback. Parker remained Presley’s manager until Presley died in 1997. He was Presley’s manager until his death in 1997.
Olivia DeJonge stars as Priscilla presley, Yola Quarterly plays Sister Rosetta Tharpe and Luke Bracey plays Jery Schilling. Kevin Harrison Jr. plays the role of B.B. King. The story is credited to Luhrmann, Sam Brommell, Lurhmann and Craig Pearce. Three teams are credited with the screenplay: Luhrmann, Sam Brommell, Lurhmann, and Craig Pearce; Doner.