Hugh Jackman praises Baz Luhrmann’s epic new movie Elvis… 14 years after they labored collectively on Australia: ‘Baz, you’ve executed it once more’
Hugh Jackman has supplied a glowing assessment of Baz Luhrmann’s new movie Elvis.
The 53-year-old actor, who labored with the acclaimed director on the 2008 historic epic Australia, posted a video on Instagram on Tuesday praising the Elvis Presley biopic as a ‘lovely’ piece of artwork.
‘Baz, you’ve executed it once more,’ stated the Wolverine star, who had simply attended a ‘packed’ cinema screening in New York City.
Hugh Jackman has supplied a glowing assessment of Baz Luhrmann’s new movie Elvis. The pair labored collectively on the 2008 historic epic Australia. (Pictured on the NYC premiere of Australia on November 24, 2008)
He continued: ‘Everyone went loopy. The music, the visuals, the performing… all the pieces about it is simply fantastically executed.’
Further reward was given to Siam Costumes, the company chargeable for the movie’s wardrobe, with Hugh describing Baz and Siam as ‘one of many best groups on the market’.
Elvis appears to be like set to succeed in related heights as Australia – the second highest-grossing Aussie movie of all time after Crocodile Dundee – after it got here near smashing a gap weekend box-office document Down Under.
‘Baz, you’ve executed it once more,’ stated Hugh (pictured), who had simply attended a ‘packed’ cinema screening in New York City
Elvis grew to become Australia’s second largest movie opening ever when it was launched final week – crushed solely by The Great Gatsby, which was additionally directed by Luhrmann.
Hugh stated newcomer Austin Butler ‘crushes it’ in his position as Elvis Presley.
The 30-year-old’s efficiency because the King of Rock ‘n’ Roll has already catapulted him to international fame.
He was beforehand identified for his small position reverse Leonardo DiCaprio in Once Upon a Time in Hollywood.
Hugh concluded his assessment of Elvis by saying: ‘I extremely, extremely suggest you all exit to see it.’
Hugh stated newcomer Austin Butler (pictured) ‘crushes it’ in his position as Elvis Presley
Luhrmann’s motion pictures are extremely regarded for mixing a contemporary fashion with older music and aesthetics.
It follows the announcement that Australia will be become a six-part restricted collection known as Faraway Downs.
Storyline particulars are unavailable, nevertheless it’s understood the collection will use footage shot for the unique movie, which ran nearly three hours.
It may also function a new ending and up to date soundtrack.
Luhrmann defined: ‘Drawn from the identical materials, Faraway Downs is a new variation on Australia for audiences to find.’
It follows the announcement that Australia, Luhrmann’s 2008 historic epic starring Hugh (left) and Nicole Kidman (proper), will likely be become a six-part collection known as Faraway Downs