Elvis Presley's daughter who inherited $137m, tells court she's broke

Lisa Marie Presley has accused her former manager of mismanaging her finances and now as a result, she has just $19,000 (NZD) of her father's fortune. 

The only daughter of Elvis Presley is suing Barry Siegel, who has managed her inheritance since 1993, for over $137 million (NZD).

The fortune she was left by her father was $137 million and that amount has since dwindled to just $19,000 (NZD).

Her former manager says it is through no fault of his own but due to the singers lavish lifestyle that she is facing financial ruin and is counter suing the singer for the alleged $80,000 in unpaid bills she owes.

She is also facing her fourth divorce and has told the courts she is $21 million (NZD) in debt. 

The singer who has released 3 albums is mostly known for her marriage to Michael Jackson. 

Lisa Marie Presley
Lisa Marie Presley Source: Bang Showbiz


Watch: Maori actress Keala Settle amazes Ellen show with Oscar-nominated Greatest Showman song

The Maori actress Keala Settle received a huge ovation on The Ellen Degeneres Show for a performance of her Oscar-nominate song This is Me from the movie The Greatest Showman.

Settle plays the role of Lettie Lutz in the film which stars Hugh Jackman.

Degeneres introduced Settle on her show yesterday, saying she has had "an incredible three months".

"Her performance in the hit film The Greatest Showman was praised by critics, and her song is nominated for an Academy Award."

The studio audience rose to their feet, clapping and cheering as Settle finished her performance, while Degeneres hugged and thanked her.

Settle, who was born in Hawaii and has family in New Zealand, performs on Broadway.

'This Is Me' won the Golden Globe Award for Best Original Song.


Video: Watch the moment Lorde wins Brit Award, beats Taylor Swift and others for Top International Solo Artist

Kiwi songstress Lorde has won a huge Brit Award, at London's O2 Arena, this morning.

The Green Light singer claimed the International Female Solo Artist of the year, against Taylor Swift, Bjork, P!nk and Alicia Keys.

She wasn't there to accept the award but in a video, played at the awards, let out delighted scream, and thanked the Brits for voting for her.

Social media was quick to react.