Austin ButlerThe Golden Globes speech suddenly takes on even more weight after Lisa Marie Presleydied…because tears fell when he told her he would love her “forever”.
As you know, Austin won gold on Tuesday night for his portrayal of Lisa Marie’s father, Elvis Presley …and now that she’s passed away, her speech is going viral as social media users are even more touched by her words.
The actor went through his thank you list, before stopping to give special thanks to the Presley family, especially Lisa Marie and her mother. Priscilla Presley, who were both in the audience. He warmly thanked them for opening up to the project, adding, “I love you forever.”
Lisa Marie got very emotional during Austin’s big win, and people online took the moment to heart… with one saying the trade is “extra powerful now”, and another calling it “extremely sad”.
TMZ broke the story…Lisa was rushed to hospital after suffering cardiac arrest on Thursday morning.
Sources tell us paramedics were able to find a pulse before she was transported, but tragically declared dead to the hospital.