The king of rock and roll has returned with the official trailer for Baz Luhrmann’s Elvis.
The upcoming biopic stars Austin Butler as the legendary Elvis Presley and tells his story through the eyes of his manager Colonel Tom Parker, played by Tom Hanks. The official synopsis follows:
“The film explores the life and music of Elvis Presley (Butler), seen through the prism of his complicated relationship with his enigmatic manager, Colonel Tom Parker (Hanks). The story delves into the complex dynamic between Presley and Parker spanning over 20 years, from Presley’s rise to fame to his unprecedented stardom, against the backdrop of the evolving cultural landscape and loss of innocence in America. Central to that journey is one of the most significant and influential people in Elvis’s life, Priscilla Presley (Olivia DeJonge).”
Elvis is set to release in theaters on June 24, 2022.