Austin Butler: I owe ‘clairvoyant’ ex Vanessa Hudgens for ‘Elvis’ role

Austin Butler is finally crediting his ex-girlfriend, Vanessa Hudgens, for his first Oscar nomination. While chatting with the Los Angeles Times, the “Elvis” actor admitted it was Hudgens that convinced him to try out for the coveted role after previously referring to her as his unnamed friend. “I was with my partner at the time,” he explained. “We’d been together for so long and she had this sort of clairvoyant moment and so I really, I owe her a lot for believing in me.” Hudgens, 34, and Butler, 32, dated for nearly a decade before calling it quits in 2020…. Read Full Article