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Baz Luhrmann’s Elvis Movie to Begin Filming September 23

Warner Bros. Pictures has announced that principal photography for its upcoming Elvis movie will begin on September 23. Directed by Oscar-nominated filmmaker Baz Luhrmann (The Great Gatsby, Moulin Rouge!), the musical drama is about the life and music of Elvis Presley. Seen through the prism of his complicated relationship with his enigmatic manager, Colonel Tom …

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Olivia DeJonge to Play Priscilla Presley in Baz Luhrmann’s Elvis Movie

Warner Bros. Pictures announced today that up-and-coming Australian actress Olivia DeJonge will play Priscilla Presley in Baz Luhrmann’s feature film about the iconic Elvis Presley. In the movie, Oscar-nominated filmmaker Luhrmann (The Great Gatsby, Moulin Rouge!) will explore the life and music of Elvis Presley (Austin Butler), through the prism of his complicated relationship with …

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Dune Release Date Moved to Dec. 2020, Elvis Presley Pic Dated

Warner Bros. Pictures announced late Friday that the studio has moved the Dune release date and scheduled a release date for Baz Luhrmann’s upcoming Elvis Presley movie. From Warner Bros. and Legendary Entertainment, the new Dune movie has been moved from November 20, 2020 to December 18, 2020. Also scheduled for the new Dune release date are Coming …

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Austin Butler Cast as Elvis Presley in Baz Luhrmann’s New Film

Warner Bros. Pictures announced today that, after an extensive search, Baz Luhrmann has cast Austin Butler as Elvis Aaron Presley in the director’s upcoming film about the seminal legend. The announcement was made today by Toby Emmerich, Chairman, Warner Bros. Pictures Group. In the movie, Oscar-nominated filmmaker Luhrmann (The Great Gatsby, Moulin Rouge!) will explore …

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