Looking back on Elvis and his daughter, Lisa Marie, 1993

5/29/2022 9:49:00 AM

Looking back on Elvis and his daughter, Lisa Marie, 1993

Looking back on Elvis and his daughter, Lisa Marie, 1993

The guns, drugs, Harley-Davidson golf carts – some aspects of the King’s life had been alarming. By Chris Hall

The guns, drugs, Harley-Davidson golf carts… Some aspects of the King’s life had been alarming Lisa Marie: to Elvis she was ‘Princess’.Share this article Share Priscilla wed Elvis in 1967, later divorcing in 1973, when she was 27 - and just four years prior to his death.: 1:03, 28 May 2022 AN Elvis impersonator is taking his act to the next level by marrying a Priscilla Presley lookalike.The Chelsea Flower Show is officially back and as per usual, our favourite royals have looked blooming lovely while attending this year’s horticultural event, with everyone from Her Majesty The Queen to Princess Beatrice showcasing their best summer looks.

Photograph: James Johnson Lisa Marie: to Elvis she was ‘Princess’.Photograph: James Johnson Sun 29 May 2022 06.What a movie: The 59-year-old filmmaker was emotional as he reflected on Priscilla's review of the film – which features Austin Butler (pictured) as the King of Rock and Roll – in which she described the flick about her late former husband as 'outstanding' The film stars Tom Hanks as Elvis' manager Colonel Tom Parker, who was infamous for cheating the music icon out of a fair share of royalties for his songs.00 BST T he cover story of the Observer Magazine of 30 May 1993 was Gordon Burn’s long feature on Elvis’s legacy – psychological and financial – as Lisa Marie Presley inherited her father’s $100m estate at 25 (‘Princess Graceland: The Presley Heiress’).He said: “I’d have been attracted to Cassandra even if she wasn’t Priscilla.For a while it looked as if Colonel Tom Parker’s infamous 50% commission on Elvis’s earnings was going to mean there would be nothing left to leave his sole heir.Hanks said: 'I've heard from many people that he was a delightful guy, lit up every room.But that was until Lisa Marie’s mother, Priscilla, decided to open Graceland, their home, to the public.To pull the look together, Kate accessorised with summer wedges and flower-shaped pearl earrings, with her hair styled in a half up-do, featuring a boho-style braid.

’ The house made $20m a year at the time – more than Elvis himself made in any one year.With just a little bit of larceny.READ MORE ELVIS.Pretty much all the details Burn includes are hair-raising: the guns, the drugs, the drink, the paranoia.‘Eventually, Elvis’s consumption of drugs seemed as normal to me as watching him eat a pound of bacon with his Spanish omelette,’ Priscilla wrote in her memoir.Pictured are Olivia DeJonge and Austin Butler as Priscilla and Elvis in the film Memories: Priscilla wed Elvis in 1967, later divorcing in 1973, when she was 27 - and just four years prior to his death.Lisa Marie was Elvis’s ‘Princess’ – as Burn argued, a term of affection with ‘overtones of sentimentality, swagger and proprietorial interest’ – and before she was even in school he had given her a present of a Harley-Davidson golf cart inscribed with her name.Elvis and Priscilla shared custody of their daughter from 1972.'You have to give him credit and see the reality that the amount of ways Colonel Parker cheated people out of nickles and dimes was extraordinary.Take her 2018 outfit for example; the Royal wowed fans in a white, boho-style dress with sheer panelling and flattering bat-wing sleeves.

‘He’d send his jet, the Lisa Marie, to take her from LA to Utah, so she could play in the snow,’ wrote Burn.‘Lisa Marie was so used to seeing people jump at her father’s command, that she took years to overcome this habit,’ recalled Priscilla.The Moulin Rouge! director said: 'I want the audience who don't care about Elvis to feel what it was like to be there (when he first performed).She was ‘born to be tabloid fodder – part of the great celebrity soap-go-round’, Burn melancholically noted Graceland’s ‘climate-controlled tableau of Lisa Marie’s nursery things: a Busy Barbie colouring book, a tiny dress, a canopied crib…’ But as Lisa Marie herself insisted in a rare interview given around about the same time: ‘I had the best times of my life growing up at Graceland.’ Topics.' Loss: Elvis passed away from a heart attack in 1977 Share or comment on this article: Director Baz Luhrmann reveals the moving praise Priscilla Presley gave him for his Elvis biopic.

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