Tom Hanks in Talks to Join Untitled Elvis Biopic as Presley’s Manager

Tom Hanks is in talks to star in an upcoming Elvis Presley biopic as the rock legend’s famous manager, “Colonel TomParker.

Baz Luhrmann (“The Great Gatsby”) is set to direct the film, with Warner Bros. distributing and Presley yet to be cast. Born Andreas Cornelis van Kuijk in the Netherlands and having emigrated to America at the age of 18, Parker got into the music industry during the Great Depression and discovered Presley in 1955, slowly navigating the world of contracts to...

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