Filmmaker Baz Luhrmann has honored Lisa Marie Presley following her sudden demise at age 54 on Thursday.
The “Elvis” director took to Instagram to share a heartfelt message concerning the unhappy information, calling her demise “stunning.”
“Over the past yr, the whole Elvis film household and I’ve felt the privilege of Lisa Marie’s sort embrace,” the Aussie wrote on Instagram to his 250,000 followers.
“Her sudden, stunning loss has devastated folks all around the globe. I do know her followers all over the place be part of me in sharing prayers of affection and assist together with her mom, Priscilla, and her great daughters Riley, Finley, and Harper.”
“Lisa Marie, we are going to miss your heat, your smile, your love,” the “Moulin Rouge” and “The Nice Gatsby” director added.
In the meantime, Austin Butler, who portrayed Lisa Marie’s late father Elvis Presley in Luhrmann’s 2022 biopic, has additionally paid tribute following the information.
“My coronary heart is totally shattered for Riley, Finley, Harper, and Priscilla on the tragic and sudden lack of Lisa Marie,” Butler advised The Submit in a press release.
“I’m eternally grateful for the time I used to be fortunate sufficient to be close to her vivid gentle and can ceaselessly cherish the quiet moments we shared. Her heat, her love, and her authenticity will all the time be remembered.”
Lisa Marie died after her coronary heart stopped twice, prompting medical doctors to pronounce her mind useless, in line with TMZ sources.
Luhrmann’s movie “Elvis” hit theaters on June 24, 2022.FilmMagic
The singer attended the Golden Globes on Tuesday alongside her mom, Priscilla, 77, to look at Butler, 31, win a gong for his portrayal of the “Blue Suede Sneakers” crooner.
“Lisa Marie, Priscilla, I’ll love you ceaselessly,” Butler mentioned throughout his acceptance speech.
That night, the one baby of Elvis and Priscilla appeared unsteady on her ft in footage captured away from the paparazzi. She additionally spoke slower than standard in pre-show interviews.
Elvis Presley and his spouse, Priscilla, had been pictured with their then-newborn daughter, Lisa Marie.Bettmann Archive
Lisa Marie gushed about Butler’s efficiency on the Golden Globes crimson carpet, telling Leisure Tonight, “I actually didn’t know what to do with myself after I noticed it.”
“I needed to take, like, 5 days to course of it as a result of it was so unbelievable and so spot on and simply so genuine that, yeah, I can’t even describe what it meant,” she added.
Lisa Marie is survived by her 14-year-old twin daughters, Harper and Finley Lockwood, in addition to her daughter Riley Keough, 33. She is set to be buried subsequent to her late son, Benjamin Keough, at Graceland, her father’s sprawling Memphis property.