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MATILDA THE MUSICAL Movie Singalong Now In Theaters - Watch a Clip! PhotoMATILDA THE MUSICAL Movie Singalong Now In Theaters - Watch a Clip!
by BroadwayWorld TV - January 6, 2023

The singalong version of Roald Dahl’s Matilda The Musical is in select theaters in the US.
MATILDA THE MUSICAL Movie Reaches #2 on Netflix's Most-Watched Films List PhotoMATILDA THE MUSICAL Movie Reaches #2 on Netflix's Most-Watched Films List
by Michael Major - January 3, 2023

Roald Dahl’s Matilda the Musical danced onto Netflix's most-watched films list in the #2 spot with 41.06M hours viewed. Starring Academy Award winner Emma Thompson as Miss Trunchbull and Alisha Weir as Matilda, the inspirational tale was in the Top 10 in 89 countries.
VIDEO: Watch Every MATILDA THE MUSICAL Movie Song, Including 'When I Grow Up,' 'Still PhotoVIDEO: Watch Every MATILDA THE MUSICAL Movie Song, Including 'When I Grow Up,' 'Still Holding My Hand,' & More
by Michael Major - January 3, 2023

Netflix has released a compilation featuring every song in the new film adaptation of Matilda the Musical. The new video features 'When I Grow Up,' Emma Thompson singing 'The Smell of Rebellion,' Alisha Weir singing 'Quiet,' Lashana Lynch performing 'My House,' 'Revolting Children,' and the new song written for the film, 'Still Holding My Hand.'
VIDEO: Watch Emma Thompson's Final Scene In MATILDA THE MUSICAL Movie on Netflix PhotoVIDEO: Watch Emma Thompson's Final Scene In MATILDA THE MUSICAL Movie on Netflix
by Michael Major - December 30, 2022

Watch the students of Crunchem Hall take on Emma Thompson as Miss Trunchbull in two scenes from Matilda the Musical on Netflix! Joining Thompson in the new film is Alisha Weir as Matilda, Lashana Lynch as Miss Honey, Sindhu Vee as Miss Phelps, and Stephen Graham and Andrea Riseborough as Mr. and Mrs. Trunchbull. Watch the new video now!
VIDEO: Go Behind MATILDA's Musical Numbers In New Netflix Featurette PhotoVIDEO: Go Behind MATILDA's Musical Numbers In New Netflix Featurette
by Michael Major - December 27, 2022

Netflix has shared a new 'Dance, Maggots, Dance!' featurette, going behind the scenes of the musical numbers in the new film adaptation of Matilda the Musical. The featurette also includes interviews with Emma Thompson, Alisha Weir, Lashana Lynch, director Matthew Warchus, and more. Watch the new video now!
VIDEO: Watch 'Naughty,' 'Revolting Children,' & More Songs From MATILDA THE MUSICAL o PhotoVIDEO: Watch 'Naughty,' 'Revolting Children,' & More Songs From MATILDA THE MUSICAL on Netflix
by Michael Major - December 27, 2022

Netflix has released videos of full musical numbers from the new film adaptation of Matilda the Musical. Watch 'Miracle,' 'Naughty,' 'School Song,' 'The Hammer,' 'Bruce,' 'Quiet,' 'My House,' and 'Revolting Children' now! The cast of the film includes Emma Thompson, Alisha Weir, Lashana Lynch, and more.
VIDEO: Watch Emma Thompson Transform Into Miss Trunchbull In MATILDA THE MUSICAL Movi PhotoVIDEO: Watch Emma Thompson Transform Into Miss Trunchbull In MATILDA THE MUSICAL Movie on Netflix
by Michael Major - December 23, 2022

Netflix has released a look inside Emma Thompson's transformation into Miss Trunchbull in the film adaptation of Matilda the Musical. Watch the complete featurette video now, which also features interviews with Lashana Lynch, Alisha Weir, and Thompson's makeup designers, now!
Interview: How Ellen Kane Made MATILDA Dance on the Big Screen PhotoInterview: How Ellen Kane Made MATILDA Dance on the Big Screen
by Chloe Rabinowitz - December 28, 2022

Read BroadwayWorld's interview with Ellen Kane, the choreographer for the movie adaptation of Matilda the Musical on Netflix!
Photos: Go Behind the Scenes of MATILDA THE MUSICAL on Netflix PhotoPhotos: Go Behind the Scenes of MATILDA THE MUSICAL on Netflix
by Michael Major - December 23, 2022

Netflix has shared new behind the scenes photos from the filming of the new film adaptation of Roald Dahl's Matilda the Musical. Before the film begins streaming, take an inside look at how the film was made, featuring a look behind musical numbers like 'Naughty,' 'Revolting Children,' 'Quiet,'  and more.
Interview: How Emma Thompson Transformed Into Miss Trunchbull For MATILDA THE MUSICAL PhotoInterview: How Emma Thompson Transformed Into Miss Trunchbull For MATILDA THE MUSICAL
by Michael Major - December 22, 2022

BroadwayWorld caught up with Emma Thompson to discuss how she transformed into Miss Trunchbull in the new film adaptation of Matilda the Musical, plus how she approached the character after seeing Bertie Carvel's acclaimed performance, and what lessons audiences can take away from the new movie. Watch the new video interview now!
Interview: Alisha Weir & Matthew Warchus Talk Bringing MATILDA THE MUSICAL to the Big PhotoInterview: Alisha Weir & Matthew Warchus Talk Bringing MATILDA THE MUSICAL to the Big Screen
by Michael Major - December 20, 2022

BroadwayWorld caught up with Matilda the Musical director Matthew Warchus and star Alisha Weir ahead of the film's debut to discuss what fans of the stage musical can expect from its film adaptation, what their favorite musical number is, and more. Watch the new video interview now!
VIDEO: Netflix Shares 'Revolting Children' Lyric Video From MATILDA THE MUSICAL PhotoVIDEO: Netflix Shares 'Revolting Children' Lyric Video From MATILDA THE MUSICAL
by Michael Major - December 15, 2022

Netflix has released a lyric video for 'Revolting Children' from Matilda the Musical. The video features new footage of the film's cast, including Alisha Weir (Matilda), Emma Thompson (Miss Trunchbull), Meesha Garbett (Hortensia), Charlie Hodson-Prior (Bruce Bogtrotter), Lashana Lynch (Miss Honey), and more.
Video: Tim Minchin Sings New MATILDA Song 'Still Holding My Hand' PhotoVideo: Tim Minchin Sings New MATILDA Song 'Still Holding My Hand'
by Stephi Wild - December 15, 2022

Tim Minchin took to Instagram to share his rendition of 'Still Holding My Hand', the new song written for the film adaptation of Matilda the Musical.
Photos: Former MATILDA on Broadway Stars Attend Netflix Film Screening PhotoPhotos: Former MATILDA on Broadway Stars Attend Netflix Film Screening
by Michael Major - December 13, 2022

In attendance were former Broadway Matildas Bailey Ryon, Milly Shapiro, Oona Laurence, Sophia Gennusa, Gabriella Pizzolo, Alexandra Vlachos, Ava Briglia, Ava Ulloa, Aviva Winick, Brooklyn Shuck, Eliza Madore, Fina Strazza, Mattea Conforti and Mimi Clark-Ryder. Check out photos from the screening now!
Photos: Netflix Shares New MATILDA THE MUSICAL Film Stills PhotoPhotos: Netflix Shares New MATILDA THE MUSICAL Film Stills
by Michael Major - December 9, 2022

A brand new take on the Tony and Olivier award-winning musical, Roald Dahl’s Matilda the Musical tells the story of an extraordinary girl, with a vivid imagination. Check out new stills from the film now, featuring a first look at photos of songs like 'Naughty,' 'Bruce,' 'Revolting Children,' and more.
VIDEO: Watch Alisha Weir the Moment She Found Out She Booked MATILDA THE MUSICAL PhotoVIDEO: Watch Alisha Weir the Moment She Found Out She Booked MATILDA THE MUSICAL
by Michael Major - December 8, 2022

Emma Thompson and Alisha Weir appeared on the TODAY Show to discuss starring in the new film adaptation of Matilda the Musical. During the interview, hosts Hoda Kotb and Jenna Bush Hager showed video footage of the moment that Wier found out that she had gotten the title role in the new movie musical. Watch the new video interview now!
Photos: On the Red Carpet for the NYC Premiere of MATILDA THE MUSICAL PhotoPhotos: On the Red Carpet for the NYC Premiere of MATILDA THE MUSICAL
by Bruce Glikas - December 8, 2022

Last night was the New York City premiere of the upcoming Netflix film adaptation of Matilda the Musical. BroadwayWorld was there and you can check out photos from the star-studded event here!
VIDEO: Watch Emma Thompson Sing 'Smell of Rebellion' In New MATILDA THE MUSICAL Clip PhotoVIDEO: Watch Emma Thompson Sing 'Smell of Rebellion' In New MATILDA THE MUSICAL Clip
by Michael Major - December 7, 2022

Emma Thompson sat down on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon to discuss playing Miss Trunchbull in Matilda the Musical. During the interview, a clip of Thompson singing 'Smell of Rebellion' from the film was revealed. Watch the new video clip now!
VIDEO: Viral MATILDA THE MUSICAL Dance Gets Missy Elliot Remix PhotoVIDEO: Viral MATILDA THE MUSICAL Dance Gets Missy Elliot Remix
by Michael Major - December 1, 2022

Last week, a first look at 'Revolting Children' from the new film adaptation of Matilda the Musical was released. Since then, the clip has gone viral on social media and has been remixed to 'Lose Control' by Missy Elliot in a new video posted to Twitter. The viral video clip even prompted a response from Missy Elliot herself.
Andrea Riseborough Reveals That 'Loud' Was Filmed & Later Cut From MATILDA THE MUSICA PhotoAndrea Riseborough Reveals That 'Loud' Was Filmed & Later Cut From MATILDA THE MUSICAL Film
by Michael Major - November 28, 2022

Andrea Riseborough, who plays Mrs. Wormwood in the new film adaptation of Matilda the Musical, has revealed that the character's musical number 'Loud' was filmed and subsequently cut from the film.
MATILDA THE MUSICAL Film Tops UK Box Office in Opening Weekend PhotoMATILDA THE MUSICAL Film Tops UK Box Office in Opening Weekend
by Stephi Wild - November 28, 2022

The film adaptation of Matilda: The Musical topped the UK box office in its opening weekend. The film earned about 50% more than Black Panther: Wakanda Forever, which took second place.
VIDEO: Watch the MATILDA THE MUSICAL Movie 'Spell It Out' Teaser PhotoVIDEO: Watch the MATILDA THE MUSICAL Movie 'Spell It Out' Teaser
by Michael Major - November 25, 2022

Watch a new promo for the new film adaptation of Matilda the Musical. The video features a new look at Alisha Weir (Matilda), Emma Thompson (Miss Trunchbull), Lashana Lynch (Miss Honey), Sindhu Vee (Miss Phelps), Charlie Hodson-Prior (Bruce Bogtrotter), and more in the new film.
VIDEO: Watch a Clip of 'Revolting Children' From MATILDA THE MUSICAL Movie PhotoVIDEO: Watch a Clip of 'Revolting Children' From MATILDA THE MUSICAL Movie
by Michael Major - November 23, 2022

A clip from 'Revolting Children' from the film adaptation of Matilda the Musical has been released. The film stars Alisha Weir (Matilda), Emma Thompson (Miss Trunchbull), Lashana Lynch (Miss Honey), Sindhu Vee (Miss Phelps), Stephen Graham (Mr. Wormwood), Andrea Riseborough (Mrs. Wormwood), and more. Watch the video clip now!
VIDEO: Watch Stephen Graham & Andrea Riseborough in the 'Daddy's Back' Clip from MATI PhotoVIDEO: Watch Stephen Graham & Andrea Riseborough in the 'Daddy's Back' Clip from MATILDA THE MUSICAL
by Michael Major - November 21, 2022

A new clip from the Matilda the Musical film has been released, featuring Stephen Graham and Andrea Riseborough as Mr. and Mrs. Wormwood. Watch the 'Daddy's Back' video clip, which also features Alisha Weir as Matilda, now!
VIDEO: Watch MATILDA Movie Star Alisha Weir Perform 'Naughty' on THE LATE LATE SHOW PhotoVIDEO: Watch MATILDA Movie Star Alisha Weir Perform 'Naughty' on THE LATE LATE SHOW
by Michael Major - November 21, 2022

Matilda the Musical movie star Alisa Weir appeared on The Late Late Show in Ireland to perform 'Naughty' from the hit musical. Weir stars in the title role of the new movie musical alongside stars Oscar winner Emma Thompson, Stephen Graham, Andrea Riseborough, and Lashana Lynch. Watch a video of the performance now!

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