It says a lot about the upcoming Elvis movie that the Presley family is saying amazing things about the movie and Austin Butler’s performance as the superstar.
Lisa Marie Presley said that she has seen the movie twice now and said, “Austin Butler channeled and embodied my father’s heart and soul beautifully. In my humble opinion, his performance is unprecedented and FINALLY done accurately and respectfully.”
See the latest pictures from the Warner Bros. film below –
Elvis, which is expected in theaters June 24th, “explores the life and music of Elvis Presley (Butler), seen through the prism of his complicated relationship with his enigmatic manager, Colonel Tom Parker (Hanks). The story delves into the complex dynamic between Presley and Parker spanning over 20 years, from Presley’s rise to fame to his unprecedented stardom, against the backdrop of the evolving cultural landscape and loss of innocence in America. Central to that journey is one of the most significant and influential people in Elvis’s life, Priscilla Presley (Olivia DeJonge).”and influential people in Elvis’s life, Priscilla Presley (Olivia DeJonge).”
Elvis stars Austin Butler, Tom Hanks, Gary Clark Jr., Olivia DeJonge, Yola, Richard Roxburgh, Kodi Smit-McPhee, Luke Bracey, Kelvin Harrison Jr. and Alton Mason.
What do you think of the latest pics? Is this a movie that you can’t wait to see?