Priscilla Presley, 72, makes rare appearance in New York for new Elvis documentary

Welcome to New York, Priscilla Presley! The former wife of the late Elvis Presley arrived in New York this week to promote a new documentary about her ex-husband.

The 72-year-old has dressed to the nines for her public appearances, perfectly coiffing her dark red hair and wearing a collection of stylish black-and-white outfits.

She's certainly changed her look over the years: In the 1960s, she had pitch-black hair, and in the '70s, she went for a full-on blonde bombshell look. But in recent years, she's settled on a deep red shade.

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Sixteen year old Priscilla Beaulieu sits before a portrait of a uniformed Elvis Presley as she writes the singer and film star a letter. Beaulieu, the daughter of an Air Force Captain, had dated Presley during the six weeks prior to his departure from Germany for his discharge from the United States Army on March 3, 1960. Wiesbaden, Germany
Outside an airport terminal building, fifteen-year-old American Priscilla Beaulieu stands amid a group of fans as she says goodbye to her then-boyfriend (and future husband) the soon-to-be-discharged US Army Sergeant (and popular singer) Elvis Presley, Friedberg, Germany, March 2, 1960. (Photo by James Whitmore/The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images)
Close-up of Priscilla Beaulieu (nee Wagner, later Presley) at an airport, Bad Nauheim, Germany, March 1960. She was there to meet musician Elvis Presley's plane, upon the end of his military service. (Photo by James Whitmore/The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images)
MEMPHIS, TN - CIRCA 1965: Rock and roll singer Elvis Presley's wife Priscilla Beaulieu Presley poses for a portrait holding her little poodle circa 1965 in Memphis, Tennessee. (Photo by Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images)
American actress Priscilla Presley, who was married to Elvis Presley from 1967 to 1973, circa 1975. (Photo by Terry O'Neill/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
(Original Caption) Las Vegas, Nev..Entertainer, Elvis Presley sits cheek to cheek wit his bride, the former Priscilla Ann Beaulieu, following their wedding May 1, 1967.
Elvis Presley and his wife, Priscilla, prepare to leave the hospital with their new daughter, Lisa Marie. Memphis, Tennessee, February 5, 1968.
American actress Priscilla Presley, who was married to Elvis Presley from 1967 to 1973, circa 1975. (Photo by Terry O'Neill/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
American actress Priscilla Presley, who was married to Elvis Presley from 1967 to 1973, circa 1975. (Photo by Terry O'Neill/Iconic Images/Getty Images)
BEVERLY HILLS, CA - APRIL 9: Priscilla Presley on April 9, 1975 poses for an exclusive photo session at her home in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Ron Galella/WireImage)
BEVERLY HILLS, CA - APRIL 9: Priscilla Presley on April 9, 1975 poses for an exclusive photo session at her home in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Ron Galella/WireImage)
HOLLYWOOD - FEBRUARY 28: Priscilla Presley attends the 18th Annual Grammy Awards on February 28, 1976 at the Hollywood Palladium in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Ron Galella/WireImage)
BEVERLY HILLS, CA - MARCH 27: Priscilla Presley and boyfriend Robert Kardashian on March 27, 1976 pose for an exclusive photo session at her home in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Ron Galella/WireImage)
Priscilla Presley (Photo by Ron Galella/WireImage)
NEW YORK CITY - MAY 20: Priscilla Presley attends the Wella Balsam's 100th Anniversary Celebration on May 20, 1980 at the El Morocco in New York City. (Photo by Ron Galella/WireImage)
Cheryl Ladd during 'Wella Celebrates 100th Birthday' at El Morroco Restaurant in New York City, New York, United States. (Photo by Ron Galella/WireImage)
Priscilla Presley (Photo by Ron Galella/WireImage)
American Actress Priscilla Presley swimming in the sea, circa 1982-1988. (Photo by Stanley Bielecki Movie Collection/Getty Images)
UNITED STATES - Priscilla Presley, circa 1985. (Photo by The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images)
Priscilla Presley, Chairwoman of Elvis Presley Enterprises, pictured at news press conference to promote Elvis Presley Showtime TV Special, Memphis, Tennessee, USA, 4th January 1985. (Photo by Eddie Sanderson/Mirrorpix/Getty Images)
NEW YORK CITY - NOVEMBER 28: Actress Priscilla Presley and manager Joel Stevens on November 28, 1988 dine at Il Mulino Restaurant in New York City. (Photo by Ron Galella, Ltd./WireImage)
NEW YORK CITY - NOVEMBER 16: Actress Priscilla Presley promotes her new perfume 'Moments' on November 16, 1990 at Tatou (Supper Club), 151 East 50th Street in New York City. (Photo by Ron Galella, Ltd./WireImage)
SANTA ANA, CA - MARCH 3: Actress Priscilla Presley presents Planet Hollywood with the Potter's Wheel from 'The Naked Gun 2�: The Smell of Fear' on March 3, 1993 at Planet Hollywood, South Coast Plaza in Santa Ana, California. (Photo by Ron Galella, Ltd./WireImage)
CENTURY CITY, CA - NOVEMBER 14: Actress Priscilla Presley attends the Nancy Davis Foundation's Fifth Annual Race to Erase MS Gala on November 14, 1997 at Century Plaza Hotel in Century City, California. (Photo by Ron Galella, Ltd./WireImage)
(Original Caption) Priscilla Presley. (Photo by Frank Trapper/Corbis via Getty Images)
UNIVERSAL CITY, CA - AUGUST 10: Actress Priscilla Presley attends the 'Bowfinger' Universal City Premiere on August 10, 1999 at the Universal Amphitheatre in Universal City, California. (Photo by Ron Galella, Ltd./WireImage)
Priscilla Presley at the premiere of 'Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone.' (Photo by Frank Trapper/Corbis via Getty Images)
Uk Music Hall Of Fame Induction Ceremony, Hackney Empire, London, Britain - 11 Nov 2004, Priscilla Presley (Photo by Brian Rasic/Getty Images)
UNITED STATES - NOVEMBER 04: Third Annual Cabaret of Dreams - Arrivals in Los Angeles, United States on November 04, 2004 - Priscilla Presley arrives at the Park Plaza Hotel. (Photo by Mike FANOUS/Gamma-Rapho via Getty Images)
Priscilla Presley during 2007 Clive Davis Pre-GRAMMY Awards Party - Arrivals at Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California, United States. (Photo by Jon Kopaloff/FilmMagic)
HOLLYWOOD - AUGUST 14: Actress Priscilla Presley arrives at the premiere of 'Legally Blonde The Musical' at the Pantages Theatre on August 14, 2009 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images)
SANTA BARBARA, CA - NOVEMBER 18: Actress Priscilla Presley attends the Dream Foundation's 10th annual Celebration of Dreams at Bacara Resort and Spa on November 18, 2011 in Santa Barbara, California. (Photo by David Livingston/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 15: Priscilla Presley visits the 'Elvis at the 02' exhibition at 02 Arena on December 15, 2014 in London, England. (Photo by Stuart C. Wilson/Getty Images)
(GERMANY OUT) Markus Lanz Aufzeichnung am 06. Dezember 2016 Gaeste: Priscilla Ann Presley geb 24. Mai 1945 in Brooklyn, New York City, als Priscilla Ann Wagner ist eine US-amerikanische Schauspielerin. Sie war mit Elvis Presley verheiratet und ist die Mutter von Lisa Marie Presley. (Photo by Peter Timm\ullstein bild via Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - DECEMBER 16: Priscilla Presley attends the Rio Vista Universal's Valkyrie Awards and Holiday Party on December 16, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Greg Doherty/Getty Images for WAV)
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Although Priscilla was born in Brooklyn, she has said she would never move back to New York. "I have too many memories here," she said in 2015 of her longtime Beverly Hills home.

Priscilla is a strong advocate for the new documentary, "Elvis Presley: The Searcher," which will premiere on HBO April 14. It tells, she says, the real truth about his complicated life.

"Seven years ago, I looked for the proper moment and considered now the right time for people’s attention span," she said, discussing why now is the right time for this film. "It’s a three-hour story."

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Priscilla Presley in recent years
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NASHVILLE, TN - MARCH 18: Emmylou Harris and Priscilla Presley attend the premiere of HBO's 'Elvis Presley: The Searcher' at The Belcourt Theatre on March 18, 2018 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Jason Kempin/Getty Images)
AUSTIN, TX - MARCH 14: Thom Zimny (L) and Priscilla Presley attend Featured Session: Elvis Presley: The Searcher during SXSW at Austin Convention Center on March 14, 2018 in Austin, Texas. (Photo by JEALEX Photo/Getty Images for SXSW)
NASHVILLE, TN - MARCH 18: Priscilla Presley attends the premiere of HBO's 'Elvis Presley: The Searcher' at The Belcourt Theatre on March 18, 2018 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Jason Kempin/Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - DECEMBER 16: Priscilla Presley attends the Rio Vista Universal's Valkyrie Awards and Holiday Party on December 16, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Greg Doherty/Getty Images for WAV)
LONDON, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 20: Priscilla Presley seen at the ITV Studios on November 20, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by HGL/GC Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 20: Priscilla Presley seen at the ITV Studios on November 20, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by HGL/GC Images)
AUSTIN, TX - MARCH 14: Executive producer Priscilla Presley and Director Thom Zimny take part in a Q&A following the 'Elvis Presley - The Searcher' premiere during the 2018 SXSW Conference and Festivals on March 14, 2018 in Austin, Texas. (Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images for SXSW)
MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - NOVEMBER 09: Priscilla Presley poses at the Kennedy Marquee on Oaks Day at Flemington Racecourse on November 9, 2017 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Sam Tabone/WireImage)
MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - NOVEMBER 09: Priscilla Presley arrives at the Kennedy Marquee on Oaks Day at Flemington Racecourse on November 9, 2017 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Scott Barbour/Getty Images)
AUSTIN, TX - MARCH 14: Priscilla Presley speaks onstage at Featured Session: Elvis Presley: The Searcher during SXSW at Austin Convention Center on March 14, 2018 in Austin, Texas. (Photo by JEALEX Photo/Getty Images for SXSW)
BEVERLY HILLS, CA - OCTOBER 14: Priscilla Presley attends the Last Chance For Animals 33rd Annual Celebrity Benefit Gala - Arrivals at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on October 14, 2017 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Amy Graves/WireImage)
BEVERLY HILLS, CA - OCTOBER 14: Actress Priscilla Presley attends Last Chance for Animals 33rd Annual Celebrity Benefit Gala at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on October 14, 2017 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by David Livingston/Getty Images)
NASHVILLE, TN - MARCH 18: Emmylou Harris, Tony Brown and Priscilla Presley attend the premiere of HBO's 'Elvis Presley: The Searcher' at The Belcourt Theatre on March 18, 2018 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Jason Kempin/Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 09: Priscilla Presley is seen on September 9, 2017 in Los Angeles, CA. (Photo by GP/Star Max/GC Images)
BEVERLY HILLS, CA - SEPTEMBER 09: Actress Priscilla Presley arrives for the Annual Brent Shapiro Foundation For Alcohol And Drug Prevention Summer Spectacular at a Private Residence on September 9, 2017 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Greg Doherty/Getty Images)
PASADENA, CA - JULY 29: Priscilla Presley at Politicon at Pasadena Convention Center on July 29, 2017 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by John Sciulli/Getty Images for Politicon)
UNIVERSAL CITY, CA - NOVEMBER 01: Priscilla Presley visits 'Extra' at Universal Studios Hollywood on November 1, 2016 in Universal City, California. (Photo by Noel Vasquez/Getty Images)
UNIVERSAL CITY, CA - NOVEMBER 01: Priscilla Presley visits 'Extra' at Universal Studios Hollywood on November 1, 2016 in Universal City, California. (Photo by Noel Vasquez/Getty Images)
HOLLYWOOD, CA - MAY 13: Priscilla Presley attends the opening night Of 'I Only Have Eyes For You' at The Ricardo Montalban Theatre on May 13, 2016 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Todd Williamson/WireImage)
HOLLYWOOD, CA - MAY 07: Actresses Priscilla Presley and Riley Keough attend The Humane Society of The United States' To The Rescue gala at Paramount Studios on May 07, 2016 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Jason LaVeris/FilmMagic)
HOLLYWOOD, CA - MAY 07: Actress Priscilla Presley attends The Humane Society Of The United States' To The Rescue Gala at Paramount Studios on May 7, 2016 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Michael Tullberg/Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - DECEMBER 16: Priscilla Presley attends the Rio Vista Universal's Valkyrie Awards and Holiday Party on December 16, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Greg Doherty/Getty Images for WAV)
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