When Austin Butler shimmies his manner onto the display in Baz Luhrmann’s “Elvis,” he’ll be part of an unique membership of actors who’ve performed the “King of Rock and Roll” over the previous a number of a long time. Elvis Presley’s life, his meteoric rise to fame within the Nineteen Fifties, and his lengthy and storied profession have impressed dozens of fictional portrayals through the years, from full-fledged biopics to crazy comedy cameos. Whereas many of those depictions of Elvis have been for small initiatives, obscure motion pictures, or long-forgotten made-for-TV motion pictures, others have caught round in our collective reminiscence.
We have rounded up among the most memorable portrayals of Elvis up to now. Scroll via the gallery forward to see what number of variations of “the King” you acknowledge!