Priscilla Presley locked out of Elvis’ Graceland property by granddaughter
Priscilla Presley has reportedly been locked out of Graceland by her granddaughter Riley Keough.
The 77-year-old actress is claimed to be feuding with the 33-year-old over her late daughter Lisa Marie Presley’s US$35 million (S$47 million) will after the singer minimize her out of it and made Riley her sole inheritor.
A supply advised Radar On-line solely actress Riley and Angie Marchese – Vice President of Archives and Reveals at Elvis’ Graceland property in Memphis – have the keys to the mansion and that the locks have been modified “on the upstairs doorways and archives”.
Priscilla, who was married to Lisa Marie’s dad Elvis from 1967 earlier than their divorce in 1973, was initially a trustee however was eliminated a couple of years earlier than the singer’s demise and changed by her oldest daughter Riley Keough.
Together with two life insurance coverage insurance policies totalling US$35 million, Lisa Marie’s will even incorporates the rights to Elvis’ Graceland mansion and a 15 per cent stake in Elvis Presley Enterprises.
A 2016 modification to her will noticed Lisa Marie take away Priscilla, leaving Riley and her son Benjamin Keough as her heirs – earlier than Benjamin’s suicide in 2020 aged 27 left Riley as her sole inheritor.
Priscilla is now difficult the modification and Lisa Marie’s ex-husband Michael Lockwood is known to be on her aspect, which can put them on a collision course with Riley in courtroom.
It is understood Lisa Marie and Priscilla have been barely talking because of the actress siding with guitarist Michael, 61, in his lengthy and bitter divorce from the singer – regardless of the actual fact they appeared in public collectively, together with on the Golden Globes, the place Austin Butler, 31, received finest actor for taking part in The king in Baz Luhrmann’s Elvis biopic two days earlier than Lisa Marie’s demise.
Michael is demanding US$40,000 a month in youngster upkeep from Lisa Marie for his or her twins.
Lisa Marie was left Elvis’ total property in his will when he died in 1977 aged 42, and he or she took management of the belief aged 25 in 1993.
Elvis was price solely round US$5 million when he died, however Lisa Marie introduced in hundreds of thousands by turning Graceland right into a vacationer attraction and establishing Elvis Presley Enterprises to money in on his picture and legacy.
Priscilla says Lisa Marie’s writing on her will modification “seems inconsistent along with her daughter’s traditional and customary signature”, and he or she has careworn the singer’s title is misspelled on the doc, which was by no means notarised or delivered to her.