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Olivia DeJonge Will Play Priscilla Presley in Baz Luhrmann’s upcoming Elvis biopic

Actress Olivia DeJonge has been cast as Priscilla Presley in Baz Luhrmann’s upcoming Elvis biopic, while Austin Butler will play the main role. Guest star? Tom Hanks playing colonel Tom Parker.

Olivia DeJonge. Photo: Getty Images
Austin Butler. Photo: Getty Images.

The film will hit theaters next year, on October 21.

Speaking about DeJonge’s casting, Luhrmann said: “Olivia is capable of manifesting the complex depth and presence that has made Priscilla Presley an icon in her own right. She’s an extremely talented young actor and the perfect counterpoint to Austin’s Elvis.”

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