Elvis and the Beauty Queen (1981)

03/01/1981 (US) DramaTV Movie 1h 40m

Overview

Don Johnson stars as Elvis Presley in this made-for-TV true story about The King's love affair with Linda Thompson (Stephanie Zimbalist), a young beauty pageant contestant who was his live-in girlfriend and traveling companion for the last four years of his life. The story begins with their first meeting and traces their years together when Thompson tried to keep Presley off drugs in the last years of his career.

  1. Gus Trikonis

    Director

  2. Julia Cameron

    Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Don Johnson

    Don Johnson

    Elvis Presley

  2. Stephanie Zimbalist

    Stephanie Zimbalist

    Linda Thompson

  3. Ann Dusenberry

    Ann Dusenberry

    Jeannie

  4. Rick Lenz

    Rick Lenz

    David Briggs (as Richard Lenz)

  5. Ann Wedgeworth

    Ann Wedgeworth

    Aunt Betty

  6. Richard Herd

    Richard Herd

    Thompson

  7. Jay W. MacIntosh

    Jay W. MacIntosh

    Mrs. Thompson

  8. Ruta Lee

    Ruta Lee

    Su-Su

  9. Edward Edwards

    Edward Edwards

    Sam Thompson

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Status Released

Original Language English

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Content Score

64

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