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Harry Styles in talks to play Elvis Presley in upcoming biopic

The singer made his acting debut back in 2017

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Harry Styles is reportedly in talks to play Elvis Presley in an upcoming biopic.

According to Deadline, the former One Direction star is up against a number of young actors, who are all vying for the lead role in Baz Luhrmann’s biopic.

It’s believed Harry is in the running alongside Austin Butler, Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Ansel Elgort and Miles Teller.

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Whoever is cast as Elvis will star alongside Tom Hanks in the film, who will play the legendary singer’s┬ámanager Colonel Tom Parker.

The biopic will focus on Elvis’ rise to stardom, and┬áhis close relationship with his manager.

The news comes two years after Harry won praise when he made his acting debut in Christopher Nolan’s Dunkirk back in 2017.