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Bohemian Rhapsody: How Freddie Mercury star calmed Elvis movie’s ‘terrified’ Austin Butler

Rock biopics are all the rage in Hollywood right now with the likes of Elton John’s Rocketman and Queen’s Bohemian Rhapsody having been huge successes in recent years. Now it’s Elvis Presley’s turn this weekend as Baz Luhrmann’s Elvis hits cinemas. Title star Austin Butler has admitted how terrified he was to take on The […]

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Austin Butler Said Working With Tom Hanks Was Like Meeting His Hero, And I’m Obsessed

A few weeks ago, we revealed that Austin Butler would be doing his first official puppy interview, and we asked fans to send in all the questions they had for him. Eric Charbonneau / Courtesy of WB And in honor of Elvis debuting in theaters this week, Austin enthusiastically sat down with BuzzFeed to play with […]

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Elvis review: Austin Butler perfectly embodies the king of rock and roll in new biopic

Butler nails the moves, the mannerisms, the voice and somehow even channels Elvis’s charisma. When girls scream at him in the film’s electrifying musical sequences, you wonder how much acting was required. Surprisingly, the film is as much about his scheming manager Colonel Tom Parker as the rock ‘n’ roll pioneer. It is Parker (Tom […]

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Austin Butler auditioned for life-changing Elvis role in bathrobe

Butler is not a new face on screen for those with a keen eye, as he’s had multiple appearances as a background actor and guest star on childhood favourites like iCarly, Hannah Montana and Aliens in the Attic. The now 30-year-old nabbed himself the role of a lifetime three years ago by auditioning in a […]

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“Elvis” Review: Austin Butler Is Phenomenal In Baz Luhrmann’s Wild Biopic

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Elvis Actors: Austin Butler, Val Kilmer, Tyler Hilton & More Actors To Play The King In Movies

View gallery Image Credit: Everett Collection Elvis Presley is an icon, so it’s no surprise that his story has been told many times on the big screen. Famous actors like Austin Butler and Kurt Russell have portrayed the “King of Rock and Roll” at various stages of his life in movies. It’s been almost 45 years […]

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From Florence Pugh To Austin Butler, Here Are All The New Stars Joining “Dune: Part Two”

More big names have joined the war on Arrakis. Director Denis Villeneuve has gathered plenty of new stars to appear in his sequel to Dune. Warner Bros. / Via YouTube Christopher Walken (The Dead Zone, Catch Me If You Can), Florence Pugh (Black Widow, Midsommar), and Austin Butler (Elvis) have already been cast as Shaddam […]

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Riley Keough supports Austin Butler playing her grandfather, Elvis | CNN

CNN  —  The women in Elvis Presley’s family are supporting the forthcoming film “Elvis” and its star, Austin Butler. Riley Keough is Presley’s granddaughter, an actress known for her work in films like “Zola.” On Tuesday she shared photos of Butler, who plays Elvis in the film, at the late singer’s Graceland estate in Memphis. […]

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Elvis family ‘overwhelmed’ honouring Austin Butler with access greater than Paul McCartney

The Elvis movie is set to finally hit cinemas next week after a global press tour that most recently landed at Graceland. Elvis Presley’s home of 20 years hosted a lavish premiere attended not only by director Baz Luhrmann and stars Austin Butler and Tom Hanks, but also three generations of The King’s family. Priscilla […]

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Austin Butler Explained Why He Still Talks Like Elvis Presley After Wrapping “Elvis” Filming

“I’m not surprised that it clicks in.” Elvis is one of the most anticipated movies of the summer — and Austin Butler‘s performance as the titular rock icon is garnering plenty of buzz. Warner Bros / courtesy Everett Collection We already know that Austin was so committed to his role that, after filming ended, he […]