Priscilla Presley has shut down claims that she and her granddaughter Riley Keough are at war over the estate of Lisa Marie Presley in a rare public outing.
Despite reports that she fell out with the main star of Daisy Jones & The Six, 33, the former wife of the late Elvis Presley, 77, said speculation that they were at odds n were just a ‘group of BS’.
According FoxNewsWhen asked if people shouldn’t “believe what we read” about the drama between her and Keough, the mother-of-two shook her head.
As to whether they’re currently “on good terms” and “okay” with each other, Priscilla confirmed they were, replying, “Yeah, we are. . . Yeah.’
The questions were asked when he arrived at the airport, a month after the women appeared to mend their estranged relationship and started talking to each other.
No feud: Priscilla Presley has shut down claims she and granddaughter Riley Keough are battling for control of Lisa Marie Presley’s estate in a rare public outing; seen in 2016
Shutting down the rumours: Despite reports that she is feuding with the main star of Daisy Jones & The Six, 33, the 77-year-old former wife of the late Elvis Presley has said speculation that they are in disagreement were just a ‘a bunch of BS’ (seen in March 2023)
The conflict with Priscilla stems from the fact that Keough and his brother Benjamin were named trustees of Lisa Marie’s estate in 2016, after serving as the sole trustee for years.
Benjamin died by suicide in 2020, meaning the fortune now belongs to Keough. Priscilla takes issue with the 2016 amendment and has questioned the authenticity of her late daughter’s signatures on the document.
Family hostility continued in a Los Angeles court earlier this year when Lisa Marie’s ex-husband Michael Lockwood, 61, won full custody of their twin daughters Harper and Finley, 14 years, following his death at age 54.
Lockwood had been in a contentious seven-year custody battle with Lisa Marie, which Riley sided with, as she was upset she was wasting time with her stepsisters for him.
Priscilla has been supportive of Lockwood amid recent developments as she seeks to ‘be a part of her grandchildren’s lives’, source says People last month.
Keough was recently seen in the 10-episode Amazon Prime miniseries Daisy Jones and The Six, which focuses on the 1970s Los Angeles music scene, and is loosely inspired by Fleetwood Mac.
The show that follows the rise of rock band Daisy Jones and The Six through the 70s LA music scene in their quest for global icon status.
The show is based on the New York Times bestselling novel, also starring Suki Waterhouse, Camila Morrone, Sam Claflin, Sebastian Chacon, Josh Whitehouse, Nabiyah Be and Tom Wright.
Family drama: The conflict with Priscilla stems from the fact that Keough and his brother Benjamin were named trustees of the estate of Lisa Marie in 2016, after having been the sole trustee for years
Sad: Riley’s mother died, aged 54, on January 12, 2023
The series includes a soundtrack of 24 original songs written exclusively for the series and recorded by the cast, and was released by Atlantic Records when the series was rolled out.
After landing the title role in the 2019 TV adaptation of Taylor Jenkins Reid’s bestselling novel of the same name, the mother-of-one told the publication she “took a lot of singing lessons.” [because]’ she ‘hadn’t sung before this show.’
“We were placed in a band camp, as they called it, at Sound City in the LA Valley, which is a really historic studio that a lot of people recorded albums in, so that was a big deal. that we were able to rehearse there. We did this for several months, and it was probably our biggest rehearsal, period,’ the performer told Modern Luxury.
As for the “hardest scenes” to film, the Santa Monica native said he shot “all the musical shows in the stadium” because they were all recorded in “the same weeks in New Orleans the night”.
“We were doing shows basically from 7 p.m. to 7 a.m. every night for two weeks, and it was very physically demanding,” Keough explained.
Reese Witherspoon, who produced the show, described the actress as “simply a force of nature on this show”.
“She took months to develop the character from the inside. Practicing vocally, practicing with the band every week for months, building Daisy Jones as a character. The bravado of a woman who is her own muse, the passion of living on the razor’s edge, and the heartache of being deeply in love with an unavailable man. All. She gave everything to life, and so gloriously,” the Oscar-winning actor marveled.