Warner Bros drops the second trailer for much awaited biopic drama Elvis, helmed by Baz Luhrmann.
The movie chronicles the life and career of rock-and-roll legend Elvis Presley, starring Austin Butleras the iconic musician. Covering his entire life, from childhood to stardom and beyond.
The film also stars Tom Hanks, Luke Bracey, Kodi Smit-McPhee, Dacre Montgomery, David Wenham, Richard Roxburgh, Kate Mulvany, Elizabeth Cullen, Natasha Bassett, Kelvin Harrison Jr. and Olivia DeJonge.
Set against an evolving cultural landscape and loss of innocence in America, Baz Luhrmann’s upcoming Elvis movie covers the rock legend’s growth from dirt-poor singer to global icon, seen through the prism of his complex relationship over two decades with manager Colonel Tom Parker (played by Tom Hanks).
Presley reached a level of stardom matched only by the Beatles before his death in 1977 at the age of 42.
The screenplay is written by Sam Bromell, Baz Luhrmann, and Craig Pearce. Bankrolled by Gail Berman, Catherine Martin, Patrick McCormick, Andrew Mittman, Schuyler Weiss, and Baz Luhrmann, the film is slated for 24th June 2022 release.