VIDEO: 'Lights Up' on the First Trailer for IN THE HEIGHTS!
The first trailer for the highly-anticipated feature film adaptation of In the Heights has been released!
Watch the trailer below!
First-look images for the film were also released today, and you can see them here!
In the Heights was written by Quiara Alegría Hudes. Jon M. Chu (Crazy Rich Asians) directed the movie-musical with Anthony Bregman, Mara Jacobs and Scott Sanders producing. In the Heights will be released in theaters on June 26, 2020.
The film stars Anthony Ramos as Usnavi, Melissa Barrera as Vanessa, Corey Hawkins as Benny, Leslie Grace as Nina, Olga Merediz as Abuela Claudia, Jimmy Smits as Kevin Rosario, Stephanie Beatriz as Carla, Dascha Polanco as Cuca, Marc Anthony as Sonny's Father, Noah Catala as Graffiti Pete, and Lin-Manuel Miranda as Piraguero.
The Tony Award-winning musical IN THE HEIGHTS features music & lyrics by Lin-Manuel Miranda and book by Quiara Alegría Hudes. The show opened on Broadway production in March 2008 and was nominated for 13 Tony Awards, winning four: Best Musical, Best Original Score, Best Choreography and Best Orchestrations. It won a Grammy Award for Best Musical Show Album and was also nominated for the 2009 Pulitzer Prize for Drama