On Friday, May 16, Priscilla Presley, former wife of Elvis Presley and mother to Lisa Marie, revealed in an interview on SiriusXM that she is currently working on a Broadway show about her life. The "Queen" of Rock and Roll was speaking with Elvis Presley's friend, DJ George Klein, on Elvis Radio and broke the news.
Priscilla didn't reveal many details but she did say that she was working on a musical about her life focusing on her teenage years and how she met Elvis. Presley explained that she is working with a talented female writer in bringing the story to life. No word on when this production will launch.
The television and movie actress is no stranger to live theater. During the interview she also announced that this November she will be returning to her role as the wicked Queen Morgiana, the evil stepmother to Snow White, in the London production of "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs." She first took on the role in the production in 2012 at London’s New Wimbledon Theatre.
During the interview, Priscilla also discussed her new photography book, "Shades of Elvis," that she worked on with photographer Christopher Ameruoso. Presley said that due to the positive response they've gotten from fans and celebrities, they are planning on a second edition of the book.
"Shades of Elvis" features over 75 celebrities striking an Elvis-inspired pose while wearing an authentic pair of The King's sunglasses. The long list of celebrities appearing in the book includes Johnny Depp, Adam Lambert, Cher, Celine Dion, Charlie Sheen, Ozzy Osbourne, John Stamos, Michael Buble, Helen Mirren, Tom Jones, Willie Nelson, Rob Lowe, Robert Plant and many more.
Priscilla said that many celebrities that have seen the book are requesting to have their picture taken with Elvis' sunglasses, leading the way for future editions of the book.