The New ‘Cats’ Trailer, Just As Bad As The First

The New ‘Cats’ Trailer, Just As Bad As The First

During the summer, the first trailer for the feature length adaptation of the musical Cats was released, and the internet was set on fire due to the terrifying looks of the actors as they were transformed into CGI-humanoid cats. I mean, just look at these guys:   Image Via Heart Radio   The negative reception to the special effects hasn’t stopped the film from releasing this Christmas, and today, Universal Pictures released a new trailer for the film. This trailer comes packed with more singing, dancing, and cat jokes:     Based on Andrew Lloyd Weber’s musical, which is based …

Camila Cabello to Star in ‘Cinderella’ Adaptation

Camila Cabello to Star in ‘Cinderella’ Adaptation

If you are one of the few that think we don’t need another Cinderella adaptation, I hope this will convince you otherwise. Cuban-American singer, Camila Cabello, is preparing for her acting debut in Sony’s adaptation of the Hans Christian Anderson fairy tale. The Fifth Harmony alumna made her big break with her hit ‘Havana’, the hit song off her album Camila, which released in 2018. As her first single ‘Havana’ stole the charts and became the most streamed song by a female artist. As part of the cast, she will also be assisting in the music creation.   image via radio.com Over …

Judi Dench Joins Star Studded Cast of ‘Cats’ Adapation!

Judi Dench Joins Star Studded Cast of ‘Cats’ Adapation!

Judi Dench has joined the cast of the movie adaptation of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Cats the musical! The project has even gender flipped the role of Old Deuteronomy!   Dench was actually up for the role of Grizabella in 1981 but right before previews she injured her Achilles Tendon and had to pull out of the show.   Image via Youtube   The show is based on Old Possum’s Book of Practical Cats by T.S. Eliot and this star studded cast will surely not let us down. As mentioned in a previous article, Idris Elba has joined the cast along with Taylor Swift, Ian McKellen, Jennifer …

Idris Elba Joins Taylor Swift for Upcoming Movie Adaptation of ‘Cats!’

Idris Elba Joins Taylor Swift for Upcoming Movie Adaptation of ‘Cats!’

Two time Golden Globe award winner, Idris Elba, will be joining the movie adaption of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Cats! Is there anything this guy can’t do?   It’s been rumored for a long time that he could become the new face of 007, but this is still unconfirmed. What we do know, however, is that he is up for the role of Macavity in the musical inspired by T.S. Eliot’s Old Possum’s Book of Practical Cats. Though Cats! is currently on pre-production, Elba’s castmates will include Taylor Swift, Jennifer Hudson, James Corden and MetteTowely just to name a few.   Image via GIPHY …

5 Book-Based Broadway Musicals Headed for the Big Screen!

5 Book-Based Broadway Musicals Headed for the Big Screen!

Over the course of the year you’ve probably heard that a number of musical adaptations are in the works. So far, we know that Cats, Aladdin, the Lion King, and Wicked, are in production,  some further along than others, sadly, but that’s not all that we have to look forward to!   Here’s a full list of all the book-based plays, now being adapted into films:     Aladdin   Image via The Walt Disney Company   Based on the Arabic folktale of the same name from One Thousand and One Nights and the French interpretation by Antoine Galland. With a cast including Mena Massoud, Naomi Scott, and Will Smith, Aladdin …