Tonight is the 2023 Oscars, and Austin Butler is nominated for his work in Elvis.
However, one major narrative that has emerged throughout awards season as Austin keeps publicly accepting awards is that he kind of still sounds like Elvis Presley when he speaks.
Austin Butler’s singing coach Irene Bartlett is speaking out about his Elvis accent and all the talk surrounding his current speaking voice.
If you don’t remember, after winning the 2023 Golden Globe for his work playing Elvis Presley in Elvis, Austin went viral as many believed he still sounded like the rock star while speaking in his acceptance speech. Elvis wrapped filming quite a while ago and was released in theaters last year.
Now, his vocal coach is revealing if she believes he’s faking the accent or not, if it might be a permanent change to his voice, and more.
Keep reading to see everything she shared…