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Austin Butler ‘beats Harry Styles’ to play Elvis Presley

Austin Butler ‘beats Harry Styles’ to play Elvis Presley

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Baz Luhrmann's Elvis Presley biopic has found its King - and it's sad news for One Direction fans as it's not Harry Styles.While Styles, along with Ansel Elgort and Miles Teller, had been rumoured to be in the running for the role, it has now been confirmed that it will be played by the relatively unknown actor Austin Butler. The 27-year-old posted a picture of a Deadline article confirming the announcement on his Instagram page, alongside the lyrics from Presley song Love Me Tender: "You have made my life complete, and I love you so." Image: Harry Styles was reportedly in the running for the role Luhrmann said it had been a competitive casting contest.In a statement, the director said that through "a journey of extensive screen testi...
Kerry Katona’s ex George Kay died ‘eating cocaine in front of shocked Holiday Inn staff’

Kerry Katona’s ex George Kay died ‘eating cocaine in front of shocked Holiday Inn staff’

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Kerry Katona's ex-husband George Kay's death on July 6 is now being investigated by a police watchdog as shocking details emerge.George died after "eating a quantity of cocaine" in front of Holiday Inn staff in Sutton Weaver, Runcorn, Cheshire, according to the Liverpool Echo.A source claims George had been acting erratically on the Friday night and refused to go back to his room, leading to staff calling the police.Police arrived at the hotel at 9.54pm, but reportedly left after he agreed to return to his room. Related Articles George was said to have been seen "eating" a large amount of suspected cocaine at around 10am the next morning, with staff going to check on his well-being.Sources claim Mr Kay quickly became extremely unwell and both Cheshire Police and the North West Ambulance...
Liz Hurley, 54, gets fans fired up by squeezing into smoking hot striped bikini

Liz Hurley, 54, gets fans fired up by squeezing into smoking hot striped bikini

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The Brit beauty relocated to Hollywood a number of years ago, in a bid to get more acting gigs across the pond. If there’s anything LA has that the UK doesn’t, its buckets of sunshine – and Liz Hurley is making full use of that Vitamin D. The 54-year-old kicked back on a sun lounger over the weekend to top up her tan. Showing off her cracking figure, she struck a pose in one of her own designs, from her label, Elizabeth Hurley Beach. Leaning back and tilting her face up towards the light, she modelled a barely-there bikini featuring nautical stripes and gold chain straps. Complete with golden highlights throughout, her hair was worn down in effortlessly casual waves. Adding a tinted pair of shades and a lick of lipgloss, the golden goddess look was comple
Meghan Markle rocks sheer panelled dress as she embraces Beyoncé at Lion King premiere

Meghan Markle rocks sheer panelled dress as she embraces Beyoncé at Lion King premiere

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The Duchess of Sussex wowed onlookers at The Lion King European premiere in London as she sported a sheer panelled black dress.Meghan Markle, 37, radiated beauty in the classy number as she attended the Odeon Luxe Leicester Square event with Prince Harry, 34.The brunette beauty teamed her stunning frock with matching black stilettosThe former actress, who is mum to Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor, also rocked immaculate and glowing makeup. Related Articles Meghan's locks also looked chic, styled into a bun hairstyle.Prince Harry also looked dapper in a black tux as the pair walked the yellow carpet hand-in-hand.Meghan was seen meeting the cast of the film while at the event, which includes Beyoncé. RADIANT: Meghan looked stunning as she attended The Lion King European premiere in L
Famous birthdays for July 14: Dan Reynolds, Jane Lynch

Famous birthdays for July 14: Dan Reynolds, Jane Lynch

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July 14 (UPI) -- Those born on this date are under the sign of Cancer. They include: -- Czech painter Alphonse Mucha in 1860 -- Austrian painter Gustav Klimt in 1862 -- Cartoonist William Hanna in 1910 -- Folk singer Woody Guthrie in 1912 -- Gerald Ford, 38th president of the United States, in 1913 UPI File Photo -- Swedish film director Ingmar Bergman in 1918 -- Actor Harry Dean Stanton in 1926 (age 93) -- TV news commentator John Chancellor in 1927 -- Football star/actor Roosevelt "Rosey" Grier in 1932 (age 87) -- Evangelist Franklin Graham in 1952 (age 67) -- Actor/director Eric Laneuville in 1952 (age 67) -- Film producer Joel Silver in 1952 (age 67) -- Actor Jane Lynch in 1960 (age...