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Ansel Elgort Seen Filming Night Scenes For 'West Side Story' in NYC

Ansel Elgort Seen Filming Night Scenes For 'West Side Story' in NYC

Ansel Elgort is all smiles on set while filming West Side Story in New York City on Tuesday night (July 23).

The 25-year-old actor, who will play Tony in the movie, was seen shooting night scenes along with Mike Faist, and getting some direction from Steven Spielberg.

Mike will play Jets leader Riff in the movie.

If you don’t know, West Side Story centers on Tony and Maria, a modern day Romeo and Juliet, who fight to stay together in the midst of a gang war. See the first cast pic NOW!

West Side Story is set to hit theaters on December 18th, 2020.

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4 of Our Favorites Are Testing for Elvis Presley Movie!

4 of Our Favorites Are Testing for Elvis Presley Movie!

We already know that we’re excited for the upcoming Elvis Presley biopic just based on the four stars who are testing for the lead role!

Baz Luhrmann, the director of movies like The Great Gatsby and Moulin Rouge, is directing the movie and he met with these stars recently. 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?

See Rachel Zegler as Maria in First Look Pic From 'West Side Story'!

See Rachel Zegler as Maria in First Look Pic From 'West Side Story'!

Rachel Zegler holds hands with Ansel Elgort in this first look image from West Side Story!

The first cast photo shows off members of the Sharks and Jets gangs for the upcoming remake of the classic musical, as well as a first look at Rachel‘s Maria.

Here’s a list of everyone who is in the image: Anybodys (Ezra Menas), Mouthpiece (Ben Cook), Action (Sean Harrison Jones), Jets leader Riff (Mike Faist), Baby John (Patrick Higgins), Maria’s brother and Sharks leader Bernardo (David Alvarez), and Sharks members Quique (Julius Anthony Rubio), Chago (Ricardo Zayas), Chino (Josh Andrés Rivera), Braulio (Sebastian Serra) and Pipo (Carlos Sánchez Falú).

The cast also includes Maddie Ziegler, who will play a member of the Jets.

West Side Story is set to hit theaters on December 18th, 2020.

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Ansel Elgort to Star in First TV Project!

Ansel Elgort to Star in First TV Project!

Ansel Elgort is heading to TV for the first time!

The 25-year-old actor has signed on to star in the upcoming Tokyo Vice, which will be available on WarnerMedia’s streaming service.

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Ansel Elgort

The crime thriller series has already received a 10-epiosde straight-to-series pickup.

Tokyo Vice is based on the non-fiction book by Jake Adelstein that details the author’s first-hand account of the Tokyo Metropolitan Police beat, detailing his daily descent into the neon-soaked, according to WarnerMedia.

Ansel will be portraying Jake Adelstein, the American journalist who embeds himself in the Tokyo Vice police department to reveal corruption.

Make sure you check out the first trailer for Ansel‘s upcoming movieThe Goldfinch here!

Watch the Trailer for Ansel Elgort's Upcoming Film, 'The Goldfinch'

Watch the Trailer for Ansel Elgort's Upcoming Film, 'The Goldfinch'

Ansel Elgort shows off his charming smile in the first trailer for his upcoming movie, The Goldfinch.

Starring opposite Nicole Kidman, Sarah Paulson, Finn Wolfhard and Oakes Fegley, the movie centers on Theodore Decker, who survived a terrorist bombing at an art museum when he was a child, that also killed his mother.

The tragedy changes the course of his life, sending him on a stirring odyssey of grief and guilt, reinvention and redemption, and even love. Through it all, he holds on to one tangible piece of hope from that terrible day…a painting of a tiny bird chained to its perch. The Goldfinch.

The Goldfinch hits theaters on September 13th.

Ansel Elgort Goes Shirtless in 17 New Selfies on Instagram!

Ansel Elgort Goes Shirtless in 17 New Selfies on Instagram!

Ansel Elgort had some time on his hands on Tuesday (May 28) and he snapped a whole lot of selfies… then shared them all on his Instagram page.

The 25-year-old actor posted 17 shirtless selfies and didn’t include any captions or explanations.

Ansel‘s girlfriend Violetta Komyshan commented on one of the pics and said, “I think this one is the best but they’re all pretty good tbh.” You can see that one HERE.

Rachel Zegler, Ansel‘s future West Side Story co-star, commented on the final pic and said “my entire feed is just your posts thank u for blessing my insomnia buddy.”

The trailer for Ansel‘s new movie The Goldfinch is going to be released soon!

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Ansel Elgort & Violetta Komyshan Couple Up for Ralph Lauren Event in Brazil

Ansel Elgort & Violetta Komyshan Couple Up for Ralph Lauren Event in Brazil

Ansel Elgort and his girlfriend Violetta Komyshan step out in style for Ralph Lauren‘s “Polo Red Rush” launch party!

The Baby Driver star and his high school sweetheart promoted the new fragrance on Thursday (April 25) in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

Violetta dazzled in a gold dress, while Ansel looked dapper in a black suit with a red handkerchief and black loafers.

The two smiled as they posed for the cameras, and Ansel took some more serious shots in front of a gray convertible.

He also signed 20 bottles for a giveaway, according to his Instagram Stories.

Ansel and Violetta were also spotted arriving at Sao Paulo International Airport in more casual outfits earlier that day.

Don’t miss Ansel in The Goldfinch, out September 13!

READ MORE: Ansel Elgort & Violetta Komyshan Share Some PDA During Beach Vacation

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