has unveiled a slew of new dates for its upcoming projects, according to Deadline. Director Denis Villeneuve
,” starring Academy Award nominee Timothée Chalamet
, has been shifted from November 20, 2020, to December 18, 2020, to make room for another yet-to-be-announced release. Warners has also given Baz Luhrmann
’s buzzy Elvis Presley
biopic a release date of October 21, 2021.
The untitled Elvis film stars Austin Butler
as the King of Rock and Roll. Butler most recently appeared in Quentin Tarantino
’s “Once Upon a Time
… in Hollywood” as a bloodthirsty member of the Charles Mason
tribe. The film will allegedly cover two decades of Elvis’ life, with Tom Hanks
co-starring as his manager Colonel Tom Parker
. It’s set to begin production early next year in Queensland, Australia.
Canadian filmmaker Denis Villeneuve’s “Dune
” is the third attempt by an ambitious auteur to mount an adaptation of Frank Herbert
’s landmark 1965 science-fiction novel.