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Harry Styles confirms he lost ‘Elvis’ to Austin Butler

May 18, 2022

It’s no secret that Harry Styles was bitten by the acting bug a while back. The pop singer appeared in Christopher Nolan Dunkirkmade a not-so-secret appearance in Eternalsand is lined up to take center stage in girlfriend Olivia Wilde’s upcoming film don’t worry darling. So it should come as no surprise to find that Styles was looking to combine both talent and audition for the king of rock and roll.

Unfortunately, his nerves may have got the better of him. Styles visited The Howard Stern Show this week and confirmed he had indeed auditioned for the role of Elvis Presley in Baz Luhrmann’s upcoming biopic, only to lose to the actor who the role ultimately went to, Austin. Butler.