G-Eazy Seem To Want To Play Elvis Presley In The Baz Luhrmann-Directed Biopic

HipHop News Posted on July 8, 2019 at 11:19am

G-Eazy Seem To Want To Play Elvis Presley In The Baz Luhrmann-Directed Biopic

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Los Angeles, CA – G-Eazy is looking to shake things up a bit, as the rapper is reportedly in talks to play the role of Elvis Presley in an upcoming biopic from director Baz Luhrmann.

The Bay Area native seems to be actively driving the opportunity, as TMZ reports that he has been in meetings with Warner Brothers, and a special meeting with Luhrmann himself in New York city last month..focused on the ad {

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As he competes for his first big break as an actor, G has also hit Instagram with some of Elvis Presley-inspired costumes of Elvis and letters in the last few weeks.

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According to TMZ, Luhrmann has considered Ansel Elgort, miles Teller, Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Harry Styles, and Austin Butler for the part. Tom Hanks is confirmed to portray Elvis ' manager, Colonel Tom Parker.

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