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VIDEO: Rachel Zegler Talks WEST SIDE STORY on LIVE! WITH KELLY & RYAN PhotoVIDEO: Rachel Zegler Talks WEST SIDE STORY on LIVE! WITH KELLY & RYAN
by Michael Major - December 3, 2021

Rachel Zegler appeared on Live! With Kelly & Ryan this morning to discuss playing Maria in the new film adaption of West Side Story, falling in love with acting, teaching Steven Spielberg how to dance, appearing in the Shazam! sequel, and more. Watch the new interview clips now!
VIDEO: Stephen Sondheim Will Talk WEST SIDE STORY in Final Television Interview PhotoVIDEO: Stephen Sondheim Will Talk WEST SIDE STORY in Final Television Interview
by Michael Major - December 3, 2021

ABC News sat down with Sondheim in his Connecticut home on November 11 to talk about Stephen Spielberg's upcoming reimagined 'West Side Story' film, which is being released on December 10. It was the lyricist's last domestic television interview before he died two weeks later. Watch a preview of the upcoming special!
LISTEN: WEST SIDE STORY Original Motion Picture Soundtrack Out Today PhotoLISTEN: WEST SIDE STORY Original Motion Picture Soundtrack Out Today
by Michael Major - December 3, 2021

The West Side Story Original Motion Picture Soundtrack features 21 songs from the film. The album features performances from Ansel Elgort, Rachel Zegler, Ariana DeBose, David Alvarez, Mike Faist, and Rita Moreno. The score features music by Leonard Bernstein and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim. Stream the soundtrack and pre-order the CD now!
VIDEO: Meet WEST SIDE STORY's Officer Krupke, Broadway Favorite Brian d'Arcy James PhotoVIDEO: Meet WEST SIDE STORY's Officer Krupke, Broadway Favorite Brian d'Arcy James
by BroadwayWorld TV - December 4, 2021

It's been years in the making and finally it's here! In just under a week, Steven Spielberg's highly anticipated remake of West Side Story hits the big screen. The film features some of musical theatre's most beloved music and most iconic characters, including Officer Krupke, played by Broadway's very own Brian d'Arcy James.
Rachel Zegler Named Best Actress For WEST SIDE STORY By National Board of Review PhotoRachel Zegler Named Best Actress For WEST SIDE STORY By National Board of Review
by Michael Major - December 2, 2021

Rachel Zegler has been named Best Actress of the year by the National Board of Review for her performance as Maria in West Side Story. The organization has also named West Side Story as one of the top films of the year. Aside from West Side Story, Zegler was recently announced to play Snow White in Disney's live action remake of the classic movie.
VIDEO: Rachel Zegler Talks WEST SIDE STORY on GOOD MORNING AMERICA PhotoVIDEO: Rachel Zegler Talks WEST SIDE STORY on GOOD MORNING AMERICA
by Michael Major - December 2, 2021

Rachel Zegler appeared on Good Morning America this morning to speak on working with Steven Spielberg, Ariana DeBose, and Stephen Sondheim on the new film adaption of West Side Story and more. She also discusses getting permission from Spielberg's to perform in her school's production of Shrek: The Musical. Watch the new interview now!
Review Roundup: Steven Spielberg's WEST SIDE STORY Film Remake PhotoReview Roundup: Steven Spielberg's WEST SIDE STORY Film Remake
by Michael Major - December 2, 2021

Directed by the Stephen Spielberg with Pulitzer Prize winner Tony Kushner penning the film's screenplay, the film is an adaption of 1957 musical with a score by Leonard Bernstein and Stephen Sondheim and a book by Arthur Laurents. The cast includes Rachel Zegler, Ansel Elgort, Ariana DeBose, Rita Moreno, Mike Faist, Brian D'Arcy James, and more.
LISTEN: Rachel Zegler & Ansel Elgort Sing 'Tonight' From the WEST SIDE STORY Soundtra PhotoLISTEN: Rachel Zegler & Ansel Elgort Sing 'Tonight' From the WEST SIDE STORY Soundtrack
by Michael Major - December 1, 2021

Get a first listen to the 'West Side Story Original Motion Picture Soundtrack' with Rachel Zegler and Ansel Elgort singing 'Tonight'. The 'Balcony Scene (Tonight)' track from the film's upcoming soundtrack is out now before the complete album's digital release on Friday. Listen to the new track now!
VIDEO: On the Red Carpet for the NYC Premiere of Steven Spielberg's WEST SIDE STORY PhotoVIDEO: On the Red Carpet for the NYC Premiere of Steven Spielberg's WEST SIDE STORY
by BroadwayWorld TV - December 1, 2021

'West Side Story,' directed by Steven Spielberg, had its world premiere in New York City on Monday night! BroadwayWorld was there and we're taking you to the red carpet!
VIDEO: Rita Moreno Demonstrates WEST SIDE STORY Dance on TONIGHT SHOW PhotoVIDEO: Rita Moreno Demonstrates WEST SIDE STORY Dance on TONIGHT SHOW
by Michael Major - December 1, 2021

Rita Moreno sat down with Jimmy Fallon last night to discuss appearing in the new West Side Story film remake. In the interview, she also spoke on starring as Anita in the original West Side Story film, continuing to demonstrate difficult stunt that she had to complete at the end of 'America'.
VIDEO: Inside the WEST SIDE STORY World Premiere PhotoVIDEO: Inside the WEST SIDE STORY World Premiere
by Michael Major - November 30, 2021

Go inside the world premiere of West Side Story in this new video! Watch Rachel Zegler, Ariana DeBose, Steven Spielberg, Rita Moreno, and more speak on the film's debut in the new video below! In the video, Steven Spielberg also honors the late Stephen Sondheim, who wrote the lyrics for the iconic musical.
VIDEO: Ariana DeBose Talks Meeting Rita Moreno & WEST SIDE STORY on GOOD MORNING AMER PhotoVIDEO: Ariana DeBose Talks Meeting Rita Moreno & WEST SIDE STORY on GOOD MORNING AMERICA
by Michael Major - November 30, 2021

Ariana DeBose appeared on Good Morning America this morning to discuss her role in the new West Side Story film, her first time meeting Rita Moreno, and more. The segment also features a new clip of DeBose dancing during 'America' in the film. The film also stars Ansel Elgort, Rachel Zegler, David Alvarez, and more. Watch the new interview now!
VIDEO: Watch Rachel Zegler & Ansel Elgort Sing 'Tonight' from WEST SIDE STORY PhotoVIDEO: Watch Rachel Zegler & Ansel Elgort Sing 'Tonight' from WEST SIDE STORY
by Michael Major - November 30, 2021

A new clip of Rachel Zegler and Ansel Elgort singing 'Tonight' from West Side Story has been released! Steven Spielberg's new remake of the classic musical also stars Ariana DeBose, David Alvarez, Rita Moreno, Mike Faist, Brian D'Arcy James, and more. Watch the new clip now!
Photos: Stars Hit the Red Carpet for the WEST SIDE STORY Film New York City Premiere PhotoPhotos: Stars Hit the Red Carpet for the WEST SIDE STORY Film New York City Premiere
by Michael Major - November 30, 2021

West Side Story had its world premiere in New York City last night. In attendance were director-producer Steven Spielberg; and cast members Ansel Elgort, Ariana DeBose, David Alvarez, Mike Faist, , Rita Moreno (who also served as one of the film’s executive producers) and Rachel Zegler. Check out photos from the event now!
WEST SIDE STORY Film Soundtrack Set For December 3 Release PhotoWEST SIDE STORY Film Soundtrack Set For December 3 Release
by Michael Major - November 30, 2021

The West Side Story Original Motion Picture Soundtrack will feature 21 songs from the film and will be released in both standard digital and physical (CD and vinyl) configurations, as well as a digital release in Dolby Atmos Music. Check out the track listing and pre-order the album now!
VIDEO: Watch the New WEST SIDE STORY 'Celebration' Teaser PhotoVIDEO: Watch the New WEST SIDE STORY 'Celebration' Teaser
by Michael Major - November 29, 2021

A new teaser trailer for Steven Spielberg's upcoming West Side Story film has been released! The 'Celebration' teaser features a new look at Rachel Zegler, Ansel Elgort, David Alvarez, Rita Moreno, Ariana DeBose, and more in Steven Spielberg's new film adaption of the iconic musical.
LISTEN: Kali Uchis & Ozuna Share Track from WEST SIDE STORY Soundtrack PhotoLISTEN: Kali Uchis & Ozuna Share Track from WEST SIDE STORY Soundtrack
by Michael Major - November 29, 2021

Kali Uchis and Ozuna have teamed up for 'Another Day in America', a new song inspired by Steven Spielberg's upcoming film adaption of the classic musical. The track samples one of the musical's most iconic songs, 'America'. West Side Story stars Ansel Elgort, Ariana DeBose, David Alvarez, Rita Moreno, and Rachel Zegler. Listen to the new track now!
VIDEO: Watch the New 'Celebration Love' WEST SIDE STORY Trailer PhotoVIDEO: Watch the New 'Celebration Love' WEST SIDE STORY Trailer
by Michael Major - November 26, 2021

A new teaser trailer for Steven Spielberg's upcoming West Side Story film has been released! The 'Celebration Love' teaser features a new look at Rachel Zegler, Ansel Elgort, Ariana DeBose, Rita Moreno, David Alvarez, and more in the new film.
WEST SIDE STORY Film to be Featured in Special 20/20 Episode PhotoWEST SIDE STORY Film to be Featured in Special 20/20 Episode
by Michael Major - November 23, 2021

Find out how to watch “Something’s Coming: West Side Story” on ABC which includes interviews with Ansel Elgort, Rachel Zegler, and Ariana DeBose, Rita Moreno, Chita Rivera, Stephen Sondheim, Tony Kushner, Cindy Tolan, and the Puerto Rican historians that consulted on the film. Plus, watch a clip of Rita Moreno discussing the advice she gave to Ariana DeBose in a new clip!
VIDEO: Watch the New 'Legendary Audience' Trailer from WEST SIDE STORY PhotoVIDEO: Watch the New 'Legendary Audience' Trailer from WEST SIDE STORY
by Stephi Wild - November 22, 2021

A new teaser trailer for Steven Spielberg's upcoming West Side Story film has been released! The 'Legendary Audience' teaser features a new look at Rachel Zegler, Ansel Elgort, Ariana DeBose, Rita Moreno, Mike Faist, David Alvarez, and more in the new film.
VIDEO: Watch the New 'Choose' Trailer from WEST SIDE STORY PhotoVIDEO: Watch the New 'Choose' Trailer from WEST SIDE STORY
by Michael Major - November 19, 2021

A new teaser trailer for West Side Story has been released! The 'Choose' teaser offers a new look at Rachel Zegler, Ansel Elgort, Ariana DeBose, Rita Moreno, Mike Faist, David Alvarez, and more in the new film. The film also features Josh Andrés Rivera, Ana Isabelle, Corey Stoll, and Brian d’Arcy James.
VIDEO: Watch a New WEST SIDE STORY Behind-the-Scenes Featurette PhotoVIDEO: Watch a New WEST SIDE STORY Behind-the-Scenes Featurette
by Michael Major - November 18, 2021

A new behind-the-scenes featurette from West Side Story has been revealed! The video features new rehearsal footage with Stephen Spielberg and an inside look at Jeanine Tesori working as the film's vocal supervisor. New vocal selections from Rita Moreno, Rachel Zegler, and Ariana DeBose can also be heard throughout the video.
VIDEO: Watch the New WEST SIDE STORY 'Falling' Trailer PhotoVIDEO: Watch the New WEST SIDE STORY 'Falling' Trailer
by Michael Major - November 15, 2021

Watch a new promo spot for the upcoming West Side Story film remake which has just been released! The 'Falling' trailer features a new look at Rachel Zegler, Ansel Elgort, Ariana DeBose, Rita Moreno, Mike Faist, David Alvarez and more.
VIDEO: Watch the New 'Story' Trailer from WEST SIDE STORY PhotoVIDEO: Watch the New 'Story' Trailer from WEST SIDE STORY
by Michael Major - November 10, 2021

A new spot for the upcoming West Side Story film has been released! The cast features Ansel Elgort, Rachel Zegler, Ariana DeBose, Rita Moreno, David Alvarez, Mike Faist, and more. Watch the new 'Story' promo now!
VIDEO: Watch the New WEST SIDE STORY 'Trouble' Trailer PhotoVIDEO: Watch the New WEST SIDE STORY 'Trouble' Trailer
by Michael Major - November 8, 2021

The new ad features Ansel Elgort, Rachel Zegler, Brian D'Arcy James, Ariana DeBose, David Alvarez, Mike Faist, and more. The film is was directed by the legendary Stephen Spielberg with a screenplay by Pulitzer Prize winner Tony Kushner. Watch the new trailer now!

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