Jacob Elordi and Cailee Spaeny.
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The biopic commercial complex purchases yet another Elvis film. This time, it’s Priscilla, a Sofia Coppola movie based upon Priscilla Beaulieu Presley’s 1985 very popular narrative, Elvis and Me Coppola composed the script and is set to direct the function in her very first effort given that the 2020 task On the Rocks. Mare of Easttown star Cailee Spaeny will play Priscilla, with Ecstasy‘s Jacob Elordi changing into Elvis, per due date Could it be a quote to recover ex Kaia Gerber, who has proceeded with Baz Luhrmann’s Elvis previously this year? As the smart old stating goes, “If we had a nickel for each Kaia Gerber partner who ultimately depicted Elvis, we would have 2 nickels, which isn’t a lot, however it’s strange that it took place two times.”
Ecstasy‘s own A24 is set to disperse the movie in Coppola’s 3rd cooperation with the circulation– slash– production business that triples as a way of life brand name. (Hey, the sweatshirts and movie script books are charming, and nobody can encourage us otherwise!) Priscilla starts production in Toronto this fall. However for now, we wait for more Gerber-related Elvises to emerge. Hound pet dog Pete Davidson, you next?