Elvis & Nixon

Status: Development As of November 13, 2014

Development: Scripting, budgeting, casting, planning, as of November 13, 2014.  Have an update? Send Update


Michael Shannon
Elvis Presley

Kevin Spacey
Richard Nixon

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On December 21, 1970, Elvis Presley travels to Washington, D.C., to meet President Nixon at the White House. The meeting is initiated by Presley, who wrote Nixon a six-page letter requesting a visit and suggesting that he be made a "Federal Agent-at-Large" in the Bureau of Narcotics and Dangerous Drugs. Presley brings with him family photos and a Colt 45 pistol as a personal gift to Nixon. verbatim plot from variety.com

Additional Notes

  • Inspired by a true historical event.