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Summer Flashback: IN THE HEIGHTS Opens on Broadway!Summer Flashback: IN THE HEIGHTS Opens on Broadway!
by BroadwayWorld TV - June 28, 2019

No me diga! While we wait to see the Tony-winning Best Musical In the Heights up on the big screen next year, we're looking back at the show's Broadway beginnings with this special video of Lin-Manuel Miranda, Karen Olivo, Mandy Gonzalez, and more on their opening night at the Richard Rodgers Theatre. Check out all the footage! (more...)
Everything You Need To Know About Lin-Manuel Miranda's IN THE HEIGHTS Movie!Everything You Need To Know About Lin-Manuel Miranda's IN THE HEIGHTS Movie!
by BWW News Desk - June 21, 2019

Wepa! The film adaptation of the Tony-winning musical In the Heights is on its way, and we can barely contain our excitement seeing Usnavi and the whole gang on the big screen! To tide you over until then, we've gathered all the info you need to know about the movie, from the casting to sneak peeks from the show's creator, Lin-Manuel Miranda! Check it all out! (more...)
Lin-Manuel Miranda to Play 'Piraguero' in the IN THE HEIGHTS FilmLin-Manuel Miranda to Play 'Piraguero' in the IN THE HEIGHTS Film
by TV News Desk - June 14, 2019

Lin-Manuel Miranda took to Twitter this morning to announce the last bit of casting news for the upcoming In the Heights film. Miranda announced that will be playing 'Piraguero' in the movie! (more...)
VIDEO: Lin-Manuel Miranda Visits IN THE HEIGHTS Film Casting CallVIDEO: Lin-Manuel Miranda Visits IN THE HEIGHTS Film Casting Call
by BWW News Desk - June 1, 2019

Lin-Manuel Miranda made a surprise appearance at an open casting call for the upcoming film adaptation of his musical, In The Heights. (more...)
Lin-Manuel Miranda And IN THE HEIGHTS Film Cast Drop In On A High School ProductionLin-Manuel Miranda And IN THE HEIGHTS Film Cast Drop In On A High School Production
by BWW News Desk - May 31, 2019

After wrapping up rehearsals for the upcoming film adaptation of the Tony-winning musical In The Heights, creator Lin-Manuel Miranda and the film's cast dropped in on a high school production of the show in Washington Heights!  (more...)
IN THE HEIGHTS' Melissa Barrera To Star In Film Adaptation of  CARMENIN THE HEIGHTS' Melissa Barrera To Star In Film Adaptation of CARMEN
by BWW News Desk - May 15, 2019

According to Variety, IN THE HEIGHTS film star Melissa Barrera has been announced to star in the new reimagined musical film CARMEN. She will star in the title role, opposite Jamie Dornan.  Sony Pictures Classics has acquired the film debut of Benjamin Millepied. The film will be produced by Dimitri Rassam, with Nilo Cruz finalizing the script. CARMEN will start shooting this October. Musical contributions will be brought to the table by Nicholas Britell and Julieta Venegas.  (more...)
Daphne Rubin-Vega, Dascha Polanco, Stephanie Beatriz Join the Cast of IN THE HEIGHTSDaphne Rubin-Vega, Dascha Polanco, Stephanie Beatriz Join the Cast of IN THE HEIGHTS
by TV News Desk - April 16, 2019

Daphne Rubin-Vega, Dascha Polanco and Stephanie Beatriz have joined the cast of the highly-anticipated film adaptation of Lin-Manuel Miranda's IN THE HEIGHTS. (more...)
Olga Merediz, Gregory Diaz IV, and Jimmy Smits Join Cast of IN THE HEIGHTS Film AdaptationOlga Merediz, Gregory Diaz IV, and Jimmy Smits Join Cast of IN THE HEIGHTS Film Adaptation
by TV News Desk - April 15, 2019

Olga Merediz, Gregory Diaz IV, and Jimmy Smits have joined the cast of the highly-anticipated film adaptation of Lin-Manuel Miranda's IN THE HEIGHTS. (more...)
BROOKLYN 99's Stephanie Beatriz Joins The Movie Cast of IN THE HEIGHTS; Olga Merediz & Daphne Rubin-Vega 'In Talks'BROOKLYN 99's Stephanie Beatriz Joins The Movie Cast of IN THE HEIGHTS; Olga Merediz & Daphne Rubin-Vega 'In Talks'
by BWW News Desk - April 12, 2019

Vulture reports that Stephanie Bratriz will play Carla in the IN THE HEIGHTS movie. The film is set for a 2020 release and will film uptown this summer. She joins the recently announced Anthony Ramos, Melissa Barerra, Corey Hawkins, Leslie Grace, and Jimmy Smits. (more...)
Meet the Cast of the IN THE HEIGHTS Movie with Performance Clips and More!Meet the Cast of the IN THE HEIGHTS Movie with Performance Clips and More!
by BWW News Desk - April 11, 2019

Lights up in Washington Heights! As BroadwayWorld previously reported, the movie adaptation of the Tony-winning musical In the Heights has officially found its cast! In honor of the occasion, we've getting to know the film's residents of Washington Heights! Check it all out below! (more...)
BREAKING: Anthony Ramos, Melissa Barrera, Corey Hawkins, Leslie Grace Will Lead IN THE HEIGHTS FILM; Set For 2020 ReleaseBREAKING: Anthony Ramos, Melissa Barrera, Corey Hawkins, Leslie Grace Will Lead IN THE HEIGHTS FILM; Set For 2020 Release
by BWW News Desk - April 11, 2019

Lin-Manuel Miranda took to Twitter to announce the leads for the highly anticipated film adaptation of In The Heights! Anthony Ramos will star as Usnavi, Melissa Barerra as Vanessa, Corey Hawkins as Benny, and Leslie Grace as Nina. Earlier today it was announced that Jimmy Smits will play Nina's father, Kevin. (more...)
Jimmy Smits in Talks to Join Cast of IN THE HEIGHTS FilmJimmy Smits in Talks to Join Cast of IN THE HEIGHTS Film
by TV News Desk - April 11, 2019

Emmy and Golden Globe winner Jimmy Smits is in talks to join the film adaptation of In the Heights, according to Collider.  (more...)
Lin-Manuel Miranda Reveals He's Working on New Lyrics for IN THE HEIGHTS FilmLin-Manuel Miranda Reveals He's Working on New Lyrics for IN THE HEIGHTS Film
by TV News Desk - March 22, 2019

Lin-Manuel Miranda took to Twitter to share a photo of him and Quiara A Hudes revealing that they are working on new lyrics for the In the Heights film! In the tweet, Miranda shared 'When you find yourself working on new lyrics for Champagne for the first time in 12 years...' (more...)
Corey Hawkins to Play Benny in IN THE HEIGHTS FilmCorey Hawkins to Play Benny in IN THE HEIGHTS Film
by TV News Desk - January 30, 2019

Corey Hawkins is set to play Benny in Jon M. Chu's feature adaptation of Lin-Manuel Miranda's four-time Tony winning musical In the Heights for Warner Bros, according to Deadline. (more...)
Hold Up! Oscar Winner Rita Moreno Will Not Join IN THE HEIGHTS FilmHold Up! Oscar Winner Rita Moreno Will Not Join IN THE HEIGHTS Film
by TV News Desk - November 5, 2018

Despite an earlier report from the Hollywood Reporter, it has been reported that Academy Award-winner Rita Moreno (West Side Story) will not join the cast of the upcoming big screen adaptation of the Tony Award-winning Best Musical, In The Heights, after all. (more...)
Atencion! Wanna Be in the IN THE HEIGHTS Film? Lin-Manuel Miranda Launches Digital Casting CallAtencion! Wanna Be in the IN THE HEIGHTS Film? Lin-Manuel Miranda Launches Digital Casting Call
by TV News Desk - October 11, 2018

Are you destined to be in the In the Heights movie. No Me Diga! This could be your lucky day. Warner Bros. has just put out a casting call for digital submissions for the upcoming film, which begins filming in summer 2019.  (more...)