HARRY STYLES, ANSEL ELGORT Among Contenders To Play ELVIS PRESLEY In Biopic
Karen Jane Ng
An Elvis Presley biopic is in the works and there are already five candidates competing for the role of the King of Rock and Roll!
Harry Styles, Ansel Elgort, Austin Butler, Miles Teller and Aaron Taylor-Johnson have reportedly auditioned for the part according to The Hollywood Reporter. Whoever will be cast is joining Tom Hanks as the legendary entertainer's manager. We can expect to know the result in the coming weeks. Who's your bet?
A little less conversation, a little more action, please. Austin Butler, Ansel Elgort, Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Harry Styles and Miles Teller have all tested for the role of Elvis Presley in Baz Luhrmann’s upcoming biopic. Who will get the role? https://t.co/Q5PlwEOEeV pic.twitter.com/HZTp0WB5zD
— Hollywood Reporter (@THR) July 2, 2019
Produced by The Great Gatsby's Baz Luhrmann, the Elvis film "is described as focusing on the late entertainer's rise and zenith, with a major aspect being his relationship with manager Col. Tom Parker."