The upcoming Elvis Presley film by director Baz Luhrmann has found its star, Austin Butler. The 27-year-old who has had numerous roles on Disney Channel and Nickelodeon series will portray the king of rock and roll in the yet to be titled film. Tom Hanks is already on board to play Colonel Tom Parker (Presley’s infamous manager) in the film by Warner Brothers. Which is set to begin production in Queensland Australia early in 2020.
Elvis A. Presley / Austin Butler pic.twitter.com/Rtl1P4nv9o
— Baz Luhrmann (@bazluhrmann) July 15, 2019