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Baz Luhrmann Gets Lots of Celeb Support at 'Moulin Rouge' Broadway Opening!

Baz Luhrmann steps out for the opening night performance of Broadway’s Moulin Rouge musical on Thursday (July 25) at the Al Hirschfeld Theatre in New York City.

The 56-year-old filmmaker, who wrote and directed the film version, was joined at the event by his wife Catherine Martin, as well as Vogue‘s Anna Wintour and her daughter Bee Shaffer.

Baz and Catherine are credited by the production for their “creative services.”

More stars in attendance at the event included Billy Eichner, Lin-Manuel Miranda, John Mulaney, Gloria Estefan and husband Emilio, as well as Broadway stars Stephanie Styles, Bernadette Peters, Ariana DeBose, Nick Adams, Jessica Vosk, and Steven Pasquale, plus producer Jordan Roth.

You’ve gotta see the incredible video that Jordan made on the stage of the theatre!

FYI: Anna is wearing Dolce&Gabbana. Stephanie is wearing a Marchesa dress and Christian Louboutin shoes. Jordan is wearing Zac Posen.

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Baz Luhrmann Has Four Frontrunners for Elvis Role in New Film

There are four actors who are in the running to play Elvis Presley in an upcoming film about the legendary entertainer, to be directed by Baz Luhrmann.

The Moulin Rouge and Great Gatsby director is working on a biopic about the singer and actor, but not much is known about the project. The film is not based on any source material and Luhrmann wrote a new script with his writing partner Craig Pearce.

Ansel Elgort, Harry Styles, Austin Butler, and Miles Teller are said to be the four stars who are frontrunners to land the role, according to Deadline. TheWrap also reports that Aaron Taylor-Johnson is in contention.

Tom Hanks is in talks to play Elvis’ manager Colonel Tom Parker.

WHO DO YOU THINK should play the role of Elvis?

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Baz Luhrmann Has Fun with Fashion at Met Gala 2019

Baz Luhrmann walks the red carpet with his wife Catherine Martin at the 2019 Met Gala held at the Metropolitan Museum of Art on Monday (May 6) in New York City.

The 56-year-old filmmaker is often the person in charge of the performances at the Met Gala. If you watched the documentary The First Monday in May, you might remember him working with Rihanna for her performance that year.

Baz‘s beloved movie Moulin Rouge is coming to Broadway this summer as a brand new musical that has been updated for 2019.

FYI: Baz and Catherine are both wearing Prada.

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Diane Kruger, Lucy Boynton & More Step Out for Prada Resort Fashion Show!

Diane Kruger and Lucy Boynton strike a pose while attending the Prada Resort 2020 Fashion Show held on Thursday night (May 2) at the Prada Headquarters in New York City.

The 42-year-old Operative actress and 25-year-old Bohemian Rhapsody star were joined at the event by Aladdin‘s Mena Massoud, Naomi Watts, Uma Thurman and her son Levon Thurman-Hawke, Paul Dano and his girlfriend Zoe Kazan, AvengersPom Klementieff and Joel Edgerton.

Also in attendance to show their support for the presentation were Charlie’s Angels star Ella Balinska, Dane DeHaan and his wife Anna Wood, Haley Bennett, rapper Anderson Paak, fashion blogger Caroline Daur, editor-in-chief of Vogue Anna Wintour, designer Marc Jacobs and his husband Char Defrancesco, directors Joe Wright, Baz Luhrmann, Sofia Coppola and Lee Daniels.

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Lady Gaga & Mark Ronson Celebrate Big Wins at 'Club Heartbreak' Grammys After Party!

Lady Gaga strikes a pose with her collaborator Mark Ronson while attending his Club Heartbreak Grammy After Party, sponsored by Absolut Elyx, held at Oil Can Harry’s on Sunday (February 10) in Los Angeles.

The Oscar-nominated duo celebrated their big Grammy wins — Mark for Best Dance Recording for “Electricity” and for Best Song Written for Visual Media for “Shallow” with Gaga, who also took home Best Pop/Duo Performance with Bradley Cooper.

Also in attendance to celebrate were Katy Perry, Charli XCX, Troye Sivan, ALMA, Baz Luhrmann, Lizzo and Bonnie McKee.

Guests sipped on specialty cocktails by Absolut Elyx, with names like Electricity, Silk City and Heartbreak Era.

FYI: Gaga is wearing a Celine by Hedi Slimane look and a Natori bra. Katy is wearing a Rasario dress.

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Nicole Kidman & Keith Urban Check Out the Australian Open

Nicole Kidman and Keith Urban are a picture perfect couple while attending the Women’s Semi-Final match during the 2019 Australian Open on Thursday (January 24) at Melbourne Park in Melbourne, Australia.

The married couple sat next to Vogue‘s editor-in-chief Anna Wintour and Australian politician Julie Bishop during the match. At one point, Nicole‘s Moulin Rouge and Australia director Baz Luhrmann stopped by to sit with them!

“I love the tennis! Thanks for having us #AusOpen 🎾,” Nicole wrote on Instagram.

Petra Kvitova of the Czech Republic defeated the United States’ Danielle Collins during the match.

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