The actors are officially invited to the Croisette in the company of director Baz Luhrmann.
A few days after confirming the arrival of Tom Cruise to present Top Gun: Maverick and participate in a masterclass, the organizers of the 75th Cannes Film Festival announce thatElvis will also be screened as part of this cinematic event. “The King at the 75th Cannes Film Festival”they write, sharing this new photo of the biopic of Presley, before specifying that the director Baz Luhrmann (who had already unveiled his Red Mill ! in Cannes, in 2001) will be present, accompanied by Austin Butler (who plays Elvis), Tom Hanks (unrecognizable as Colonel Tom Parker) and Olivia DeLonge (Priscilla Presley).
Elvis: the King at the 75th Festival of #Cannes2022 !
New world premiere with @ElvisMovie from the Australian director @bazluhrmann who will be present at the Festival with @TomHanks, @AustinButler and Olivia DeJonge. #ElvisMovie @wbpictures
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— Cannes Film Festival (@Festival_Cannes) April 5, 2022
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The 75th Cannes Film Festival will take place from May 17 to 28. Virginie Efira will lead the ceremonies opening and closing. Here is the trailer forElviswhich will be released in theaters on June 22:
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