First-time Oscar nominee Austin Butler on why he didn’t bring girlfriend Kaia Gerber to the awards ceremony. ‘The only reason I wanted her by my side tonight was…’


Last Updated on 03/13/2023 by てんしょく飯


Austin Butler, 31, who played Elvis Presley in the film Elvis, has revealed why he brought his agent to the 95th Academy Awards ceremony instead of his girlfriend, model Kaia Gerber, 21.



He appeared on the champagne carpet wearing a double-breasted Saint Laurent tuxedo at the ’95th Academy Awards ceremony’ held on Sunday (12 March local time) at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles, USA.

At this time, Kaia was not accompanied, and instead, Austin brought his long-time agent James Farrell, according to W magazine.


‘I brought my best friend here. He’s also my agent,” Austin revealed in an interview just before the awards, “He’s the reason for my career, so I wanted to thank him and have him by my side tonight.


Austin (Best Actor), who also received the first Oscar nomination of his career for his performance in Elvis, said, “It feels like a dream come true. I can’t believe I’m here,” he said, expressing his joy at being part of the Oscars, which every actor longs for.


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