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CINDERELLA Starring Camila Cabello, Idina Menzel, & Billy Porter Will Premiere on Ama Photo CINDERELLA Starring Camila Cabello, Idina Menzel, & Billy Porter Will Premiere on Amazon
by TV News Desk - May 6, 2021

The adaptation is described as a modern retelling of the classic story of Cinderella. It is directed and written by Kay Cannon. James Corden produces with Leo Pearlman.

CultureBuilds Announces Equity, Diversity And Inclusion Storytelling Performances Photo CultureBuilds Announces Equity, Diversity And Inclusion Storytelling Performances
by BWW News Desk - May 5, 2021

Chicago's longest-running storytelling collective, 2nd Story, is expanding its groundbreaking CultureBuilds program with the announcement of two virtual ‚Äúpay-what-you-feel‚ÄĚ public programs.

An Always Up-to-Date Schedule of Musical Film Adaptations! Photo An Always Up-to-Date Schedule of Musical Film Adaptations!
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - Feb 23, 2021

Get the latest news on upcoming film adaptations, the schedule of movie musicals in development or production, and more with our always up-to-date musical film adaptation schedule!

CINDERELLA Movie Musical With Idina Menzel & Billy Porter Delayed to Summer Release Photo CINDERELLA Movie Musical With Idina Menzel & Billy Porter Delayed to Summer Release
by TV News Desk - Jan 22, 2021

The upcoming 'Cinderella' movie musical starring Camila Cabello, Billy Porter, and Idina Menzel will be released this July and we've got the scoop on everything you need to know.

Photos: First Look at Idina Menzel and Camila Cabello in CINDERELLA Photo Photos: First Look at Idina Menzel and Camila Cabello in CINDERELLA
by TV News Desk - Oct 1, 2020

Get a first look at Tony Award-winner Idina Menzel and pop star Camila Cabello in the latest film adaptation of Cinderella!

La nueva reinterpretación de CENICIENTA se encuentra en pleno rodaje Photo La nueva reinterpretación de CENICIENTA se encuentra en pleno rodaje
by Jose German Martinez Paneque - Sep 29, 2020

Sony Pictures se encuentra en pleno rodaje de la nueva versión de CENICIENTA que llegará a nuestros cines en 2021 protagonizada por la cantante Camila Cabello y por Idina Menzel, tal y como hemos podido ver en una fotografía publicada en la cuenta de Instagram de la directora Kay Cannon y que la propia cantante ha publicado en sus historias de la misma red social.

1st Stage Announces New Commission Of Solo Work From Brilliant Playwrights And Creat Photo 1st Stage Announces New Commission Of Solo Work From Brilliant Playwrights And Creators 
by BWW News Desk - Sep 24, 2020

During this uncertain time for the nation and the arts community, 1st Stage remains committed to creating diverse, modern work by leading playwrights and performers. Despite the prolonged theatre closure necessitated by the COVID-19 pandemic, the company delights in bringing you the same quality of beautiful, emotional, relatable stories that you could have otherwise seen on our stage.

Camila Cabello- Led CINDERELLA Resumes Production in the UK Photo Camila Cabello- Led CINDERELLA Resumes Production in the UK
by TV News Desk - Aug 17, 2020

Sony's live-action film adaptation of Cinderella resumed production in the UK this week after suspending operations in March at the start of the Covid-19 pandemic. 

Billy Porter Talks CINDERELLA Movie- 'It's Not About Gender. It's About Magic' Photo Billy Porter Talks CINDERELLA Movie- 'It's Not About Gender. It's About Magic'
by BWW News Desk - Apr 22, 2020

In a recent interview with Variety, Billy Porter opened up about his new role in the Cinderella film, for which production is temporarily suspended. Porter, who will play the Fairy Godmother, explained: 'We have all these sort of genders that we've put on things and it doesn't actually matter. It's not about sex. It's not about sexuality. It's not about gender. It's about magic. It's about being somebody's fairy godmother, father, person, whatever you want to call it. That's what it's about.'

Production on Live-Action CINDERELLA to Shut Down for Two Weeks Photo Production on Live-Action CINDERELLA to Shut Down for Two Weeks
by TV News Desk - Mar 16, 2020

Sony's reimagining of the classic The live-action film adaptation of Cinderella will go on a two-week hiatus, according to Deadline.

Billy Porter Believes The Kids Are Ready for His Genderless Fairy Godmother Photo Billy Porter Believes The Kids Are Ready for His Genderless Fairy Godmother
by TV News Desk - Mar 5, 2020

Billy Porter will star as the Fairy Godmother in the upcoming live-action film adaptation of Cinderella. Porter spoke to CBS News about his role and how 'Magic has no gender.a??

Beverley Knight and Fra Free Join Cast of CINDERELLA Film Photo Beverley Knight and Fra Free Join Cast of CINDERELLA Film
by TV News Desk - Feb 13, 2020

More casting has been announced for the upcoming live-action Cinderella movie musical! The new additions include Olivier nominee Beverley Knight in an unknown role and The Ferryman's Fra Free as Hench.

CINDERELLA Film Adds John Mulaney, James Corden, and Minnie Driver Photo CINDERELLA Film Adds John Mulaney, James Corden, and Minnie Driver
by BWW News Desk - Feb 7, 2020

More casting has been announced for an upcoming big screen remake of the classic fairy tale, Cinderella.

Maddie Baillio & Charlotte Spencer Will Play Evil Stepsisters in Upcoming CINDERELLA  Photo Maddie Baillio & Charlotte Spencer Will Play Evil Stepsisters in Upcoming CINDERELLA Movie Musical
by TV News Desk - Jan 9, 2020

Deadline reports that the evil stepsisters have been cast in Kay Cannon's upcoming 'Cinderella' movie musical. 'Hairspray Live' star Maddie Baillio and West End 'Mary Poppins' actress Charlotte Spencer have joined the cast.

Pierce Brosnan Joins Upcoming CINDERELLA Movie Musical Photo Pierce Brosnan Joins Upcoming CINDERELLA Movie Musical
by TV News Desk - Dec 11, 2019

Deadline reports that former 007 Pierce Brosnan has joined the upcoming musical film adaptation of 'Cinderella.'

Billy Porter Says Upcoming CINDERELLA Film is For the #MeToo Era Photo Billy Porter Says Upcoming CINDERELLA Film is For the #MeToo Era
by TV News Desk - Dec 11, 2019

Billy Porter has told E! News that the upcoming live-action adaptation of Cinderella is a retelling of the story for the #MeToo era.

RE-FRIENDED Comedy Pilot in the Works at Fox Photo RE-FRIENDED Comedy Pilot in the Works at Fox
by TV News Desk - Dec 9, 2019

Deadline reports that a new comedy is in development at Fox from Franchesca Ramsey and Shamikah Martinez. The pair will also star on the series.

Nicholas Galitzine Plays Prince Charming in Upcoming CINDERELLA Movie Musical Photo Nicholas Galitzine Plays Prince Charming in Upcoming CINDERELLA Movie Musical
by TV News Desk - Dec 5, 2019

According to The Hollywood Reporter, actor Nicholas Galitzine has joined the upcoming 'Cinderella' movie musical as Prince Robert. He stars opposite singer Camila Cabello playing the title role.

Kay Cannon Will Direct DEL & CHARNA Photo Kay Cannon Will Direct DEL & CHARNA
by TV News Desk - Nov 4, 2019

Deadline reports that Kay Cannon, who directed 'Blockers' and wrote 'Pitch Perfect,' will write an upcoming biopic about improv giants Del Close and Charna Halpern.

Confirmed: Idina Menzel Will Play the Evil Stepmother in Upcoming CINDERELLA Film Photo Confirmed: Idina Menzel Will Play the Evil Stepmother in Upcoming CINDERELLA Film
by BWW News Desk - Oct 26, 2019

It's official! Billboard has confirmed that Idina Menzel will be joining the upcoming movie adaptation of Cinderella, starring Camila Cabello! Menzel is set to play Evelyn, the evil stepmother, in the film.

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