"Elvis" star Austin Butler has been in Hollywood for years, but his real acting lessons started when Tom Hanks sent a typewriter to his hotel room.
Austin Butler chats with USA TODAY's Marco Della Cava about starring in Baz Luhrmann's "Elvis" as the title character alongside Tom Hanks.
Austin Butler turns in a stellar performance as Elvis Presley, though much of Baz Luhrmann's stylish music biopic 'Elvis' is a narrative mess.
Baz Luhrmann's "Elvis," a splashy biopic starring Austin Butler and Tom Hanks, is an appropriately extravagant big-screen portrait of Presley. The stars and filmmakers hope that "Elvis" will be an even tougher act to follow. (June 21)
The Celtics' Game 5 loss Monday was the first time hey had dropped consecutive games all playoffs. They haven't lost three in a row since December.
The Celtics are trying to break a tie with the Lakers for most titles in NBA history. The Warriors can snap a tie with the Bulls for the third-most.
The Miami Heat's season ended short of the NBA Finals with a 100-96 loss to the Boston Celtics in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference finals on Sunday.
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It's fitting that such a chaotic Heat-Celtics series comes down to a final decisive game. But good luck trying to figure out who will win.
Jimmy Butler wouldn't be denied, scoring a playoff career-high 47 points as the Heat won 109-103 to force a decisive final game back home in Miami.