Obviously, fans of both the music icon and Sofia Coppola herself will be keeping an eye on the casting for “Priscilla,” especially after Austin Butler and Olivia DeJonge brought both such vivid roles to life. the recent “Elvis” biopic. Along those lines, Deadline also reports that Cailee Spaeny was Coppola’s first choice for Priscilla and has officially been brought on board. Spaeny is a fairly familiar face with recent films such as “Pacific Rim: Uprising”, “Bad Times at the El Royale”, “On the Basis of Sex” and most recently in the Showtime series “The First”. Lady.” As for Elvis, the filmmaker went on trial with several promising actors before finally landing on Jacob Elordi, who is best known for his roles in his “The Kissing Booth” trilogy. Netflix and HBO’s “Euphoria”.
A24 will distribute the film in North America, while Phase 6 Films / Sony Pictures International Release will handle distribution globally (with the exception of Italy, where Vision Distribution will take over before becoming a Sky monopoly). Fans of Coppola’s work will be pleased to know that she’s once again bringing the gang back together, starring cinematographer Philippe Le Sourd (“On the Rocks,” “The Beguiled”) “), editor Sarah Flack, production designer Tamara Deverell, and costume designer Stacey Battat. Of course, this will mark the filmmaker’s latest collaboration with A24 following previous debuts in “The Bling Ring” and “On the Rocks.”
Stay tuned /Film for more details on “Priscilla” as they arrive.
https://www.slashfilm.com/1004330/elvis-presley-is-getting-the-hollywood-treatment-again-with-sofia-coppolas-new-a24-film-priscilla/ Elvis Presley is getting Hollywood treatment, again, with new Priscilla in Sofia Coppola’s A24