Elvis Presley's Granddaughter Riley Keough To Star in 'Daisy Jones and the Six' Adaptation
It has been announced that Riley Keough will be playing the lead role in Amazon's adaptation of Daisy Jones and the Six. She will be able to put her rock'n'roll lineage to good use!
Amazon is doing an adaptation series of Daisy Jones and the Six. Riley Keough will portraying the lead singer of a fictional rock band based on the novel Daisy Jones and the Six by Taylor Jenkins Reid. The adaptation will follow the rise and fall of the 1970's band and "Daisy Jones" who rises to super-stardom in the Los Angeles music scene in a series of 12 episodes.
Daisy Jones an the Six: Reese Witherspoon to executive produce
Niki Caro will be joining the project as executive producer and director of multiple episodes and Reese Witherspoon is also an executive producer. She apparently scored the television rights for the title before the novel was even published. Riley Keough had her big screen debut back in 2010 in the film The Runaways alongside Dakota Fanning. They also played rockers from the 70's.
We just know that Riley Keough's grandfather, the late Elvis Presley, (and her mother, Lisa Marie Presley) would be incredibly proud of her! Stay tuned for more details...