Austin Butler Photo By: Danny Moloshok / Reuters
Director Baz Luhrmann approved American actor and singer Austin Butler for the role of the king of rock-n-roll Elvis Presley in a new movie. About it reports a portal of sorts.
“I was honored to meet for casting such a huge amount of talent. I heard about Austin Butler and his outstanding work with Denzel Washington on the production of “the Seller of ice cometh” on Broadway. As a result of extensive testing I definitely knew I had found someone who could convey the spirit of one of the most iconic music figures in the world,” said Luhrmann.
It is noted that the role of Presley in the new film also claimed Elgort Ansel, miles teller and Harry Stiles. The title of the film has not yet been disclosed, his shooting will commence early next year.
Actor Austin Butler for 27 years. Among the most famous films with his participation — “Aliens in the attic”, “the Dead don’t die” and “Lohanutsya”. In addition, the actor appeared in the TV series “Life unexpected”, “Hannah Montana,” “the Carrie Diaries”, “switched at birth”, “Chips. Money. Lawyers” and “Arrow”.
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