Baz Luhrmann

Mark Anthony "Baz" Luhrmann is an Australian filmmaker and actor with projects spanning film, television, opera, theatre, music and recording industries. He is regarded by some as a contemporary example of an auteur for his style and deep involvement in the writing, directing, design, and musical components of all his work. He is the most commercially successful Australian director, with four of his films in the top ten highest worldwide grossing Australian films of all time. On the screen he is best known for his "Red Curtain Trilogy", consisting of his romantic comedy film Strictly Ballroom, and the romantic tragedies William Shakespeare's Romeo + Juliet and Moulin Rouge!. Following the trilogy, projects included Australia, The Great Gatsby, Elvis, and his television period drama The Get Down for Netflix. Additional projects include stage productions of Giacomo Puccini's La bohème for both the Australian Opera and Broadway and Strictly Ballroom the Musical.

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Baz Luhrmann says he is 'too tired' to work on a four-hour version of his Elvis biopic

Baz Luhrmann Reveals There’s a Four-Hour Cut of ‘Elvis’

Baz Luhrmann Is Too Tired to Release the 4-Hour Cut of Elvis

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Austin Butler reveals director Baz Luhrmann 'heckled' him and made him CRY while filming Elvis

“Elvis” Star Austin Butler Revealed That He Was Heckled And Humiliated By Baz Luhrmann In The Recording Studio And “Went Home In Tears”

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