Mick Jagger is producing, with Fox backing the movie, based on Peter Guralnick’s 1995 biography on the legendary singer. The film will chronicle ‘Presley’s early years and his transformation from a high school kid to an overnight sensation credited with ushering in a radical new era in music.’ John Fusco is writing the script.
Although Elvis is legend and has been a theme or a side-character in an awful lot of movies, there have been surprisingly few movie actually about him. The producers are currently looking for someone to play young Presley, even launching a website called Young Elvis Presley in look at unknowns.
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