Elvis Release Date on HBO Max Announced

Baz Luhrmann’s ‘Elvis’ Final Trailer

HBO Max announced the premium date of “Elvis,” starring Austin Butler. The film was released theatrically on June 24, 2022, and after 70 days, the film is finally set for release on HBO Max.

When Will Elvis Premiere On HBO Max?

Elvis Premiere Date on HBO Max Announced
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According to HBO, “Elvis” will premiere on HBO Max on September 2, 2022. If you are not a subscriber to HBO Max, you can subscribe to just HBO for $14.99/month, Get access to movies, series, and new Max Originals plus all of HBO.

Elvis Plot Details

Elvis is directed by Baz Luhrmann, who co-wrote the screenplay with Sam Bromell, Craig Pearce, and Jeremy Doner. The film explores the life and music of Elvis Presley, starring Austin Butler and Oscar winner Tom Hanks.

Read the official synopsis from Elvis website.

Baz Luhrmann Reveals That Elvis Will Not Arrive on HBO Max till Fall 2022
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A thoroughly cinematic drama, Elvis’s (Butler) story is seen through the prism of his complicated relationship with his enigmatic manager, Colonel Tom Parker (Hanks). As told by Parker, the film delves into the complex dynamic between the two 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 significant and influential people in Elvis’s life, Priscilla Presley (Olivia DeJonge).

Starring alongside Butler and Hanks, award-winning theatre actress Helen Thomson (“Top of the Lake: China Girl,” “Rake”) plays Elvis’s mother, Gladys, Richard Roxburgh (“Moulin Rouge!” “Breath,” “Hacksaw Ridge”) portrays Elvis’s father, Vernon, and DeJonge (“The Visit,” “Stray Dolls”) plays Priscilla. Luke Bracey (“Hacksaw Ridge,” “Point Break”) plays Jerry Schilling, Natasha Bassett (“Hail, Caesar!”) plays Dixie Locke, David Wenham (“The Lord of the Rings” Trilogy, “Lion,” “300”) plays Hank Snow, Kelvin Harrison Jr. (“The Trial of the Chicago 7,” “The High Note”) plays B.B. King, Xavier Samuel (“Adore,” “Love & Friendship,” “The Twilight Saga: Eclipse”) plays Scotty Moore, and Kodi Smit-McPhee (“The Power of the Dog”) plays Jimmie Rodgers Snow.

Elvis is produced by Luhrmann, Oscar winner Catherine Martin, Gail Berman, Patrick McCormick and Schuyler Weiss. Toby Emmerich, Courtenay Valenti and Kevin McCormick executive produced.

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Andrew Conor is a News Writer for Maxblizz, Andrew is a fan of Marvel and DC comics and films.

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