Ansel Elgort in talks for Hans Christian Andersen musical
The Hollywood Reporter brings word that Ansel Elgort is stated to be a leading competitor for a function in an approaching musical on Hans Christian Andersen. Ought to Elgort sign on he will represent a young variation of of the respected author who“gets trapped by his own imagination in the worlds of his own making.”
Fox 2000 got the initial dream musical that originates from a variety of remarkably skilled innovative minds consisting of Stephen Schwartz who is the author and lyricist of the Broadway hit Wicked Schwartz will deal with the movie’s musical elements while Mary Poppins Returns author David Magee is set to pen the script. Chicago manufacturers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron are set for producing tasks. The duo are presently dealing with the live tv musical adjustment of Jesus Christ Superstar led by John Legend. Elizabeth Gabler and Marisa Paiv will supervise the task for Fox 2000.
Andersen is best understood for his renowned kids’s fairy tales consisting of The Emperor’s New Clothes and Thumbelina. A variety of his works are readily available in the general public domain consisting of T he Little Mermaid, The Snow Queen and The Ugly Duckling whose different movie adjustments and motivations added to the author’s increase to prominence.
Elgort is an increasing star in young Hollywood, starring in such hit movies as The Fault In Our Stars and Baby Driver He is likewise a gifted singer/rapper and just recently launched a single called “Supernova.” He is presently recording together with Nicole Kidman in the John Crowley-directed drama The Goldfinch
No release date for the Andersen task has actually been revealed as of.
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