I’ve updated the gallery with photos of Lin & his Mary Poppins Returns co-stars filming in London a couple of days ago. There are no plot spoilers in the pictures but if you’d like to remain unspoiled about the movie in general, then avoid clicking on the photos.
Karam adapted the screenplay for the film, directed by Dan Harris and featuring a cast that includes “Humans” actress Sarah Steele, who also starred in the original Off Broadway premiere of “Speech & Debate.” Production company Sycamore Pictures (“Begin Again,” “The Hollars,” “The Way, Way Back”) has partnered with independent distributor Vertical Entertainment for the movie’s release, which will see the film hit iTunes, VOD and select theaters on April
In a week where Lin-Manuel Miranda had the number one movie in Moana, the number one album with The Hamilton Mixtape and the top Broadway show in Hamilton, he has set a big animated film project to follow Moana. Sony Pictures Animation chief Kristine Belson has fast tracked Vivo, a film that will be anchored by 11 songs written by Miranda. Quiara Alegría Hudes, Miranda’s collaborator on In The Heights,
Though Miranda’s work on Moana was only announced last summer, he secretly spent years on the project: Indeed, Disney chief creative officer John Lasseter and Moana directors John Musker and Ron Clements hired him before Hamilton became a hit. All involved are keen to continue the collaboration, and when Miranda sat down with Vulture yesterday, he divulged that he’s now collaborating with Zootopia co-director Byron Howard on a new animated
Colin Firth is in negotiations to join Emily Blunt and Lin-Manuel Miranda in Disney’s “Mary Poppins Returns.” Firth will play William Weatherall Wilkins, president of Fidelity Fiduciary Bank. The movie is set 25 years after the original. Michael and Jane Banks (Ben Whishaw and Emily Mortimer) are all grown up and suddenly get a visit from the magical nanny. The movie also stars Meryl Streep as Poppins’ cousin. Blunt will be playing
I’ve updated the gallery with production stills & posters of PBS’s upcoming Hamilton documentary. Hamilton’s America (2016) > Posters Hamilton’s America (2016) > Production Stills
What do @Lin_Manuel & @DaveedDiggs hope viewers will get out of #HamildocPBS? Find out in this Q&A and don’t miss the premiere, 10/21 @ 9/8c pic.twitter.com/jPpSZMyxrY — PBS (@PBS) September 28, 2016