Austin ButlerThe Golden Globes speech suddenly carried more weight after that Lisa Marie PresleyDeath… because tears were shed as he told her he would love her “forever”.
You know, Austin took home the gold medal Tuesday night for his portrayal of Lisa Marie’s father, Elvis Presley …and now that she is dead, his speech is going viral as social media users are moved by his words.
The actor went through his list of thanks, before pausing to offer special gratitude to the Presley family – specifically Lisa Marie and her mother. Priscilla Presley, who were both in the audience. He thanked them dearly for their openness to the project, adding, “I love you forever.”
Lisa Marie got really emotional during Austin’s big win, and people online honestly took advantage of the moment… with one saying the exchange was “so strong right now,” and another calling it “shockingly heartbreaking.”
TMZ broke the story…it was Lisa rushed to the hospital After suffering a heart attack Thursday morning.
Sources told us that EMTs were able to restore a pulse before she was transferred, but tragically that was it announced his death in the hospital.