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18:29  13 july  2019
18:29  13 july  2019 Source:   thewrap.com

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EXCLUSIVE: After auditioning more than 30K people from around the world, Steven Spielberg ' s West Side Story has found its Maria in fresh faced 17-year old New Jersey High School Rounding out the principal Shark roles are Broadway veterans Ariana DeBose as Anita and David Alvarez as Bernardo.

Disney division 20th Century Fox on Monday released a first look at Steven Spielberg ’ s new film adaptation of The cast also includes Ariana DeBose ( Anita ); Ana Isabelle (Rosalia); Corey Stoll “ West Side Story ” is due in theaters Dec. 18, 2020. Read original story Steven Spielberg ’ s ‘ West

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Twentieth Century Fox on Saturday offered a first look at Ariana DeBose as Anita in Steven Spielberg's upcoming remake of "West Side Story."

DeBose, a former "So You Think You Can Dance" contestant who earned a Tony nomination last year playing Mary Wilson in the Donna Summer bio-musical "Summer," will step into the role made famous by Chita Rivera on Broadway in 1957 and then by Rita Moreno in the 1961 film adaptation, which earned her an Academy Award.

"West Side Story" explores young love and tensions between rival gangs the Jets and the Sharks on the streets of 1957 New York. The cast also includes Ansel Elgort (Tony); Rachel Zegler (Maria); Ana Isabelle (Rosalia); Corey Stoll (Lieutenant Schrank); Brian d'Arcy James (Officer Krupke); Curtiss Cook (Abe) and Moreno, who plays Valentina and also serves as one of the film's executive producers. The film is now in production for Twentieth Century Fox and The Walt Disney Studios.

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“ West Side Story was the first musical I encountered with a Latina lead character. As a Colombian-American, I am Also joining the Fox feature are Broadway veterans Ariana DeBose as Anita and David Alvarez as Bernardo, while theater performer Josh Andrés Rivera has been cast as Chino.

A first look at the Steven Spielberg remake of the iconic movie musical West Side Story has been released, showing the newest batch of actors to portray the legendary Jets and Sharks gangs in a new retooling of the classic 1961 musical film. Deadline reported that Fox released its first photo from the

Tony winner Justin Peck will choreograph the musical numbers in the film. Also leading the production are Tony-winning producer Kevin McCollum and Oscar-nominated producer Kristie Macosko Krieger.

The film is due in theaters December 18, 2020.

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Steven Spielberg's 'West Side Story' Offers First Look at Ariana DeBose as Anita
Steven Spielberg's 'West Side Story' Offers First Look at Ariana DeBose as Anita
Steven Spielberg's 'West Side Story' Offers First Look at Ariana DeBose as Anita
Steven Spielberg's 'West Side Story' Offers First Look at Ariana DeBose as Anita
Steven Spielberg's 'West Side Story' Offers First Look at Ariana DeBose as Anita
Steven Spielberg's 'West Side Story' Offers First Look at Ariana DeBose as Anita
Steven Spielberg's 'West Side Story' Offers First Look at Ariana DeBose as Anita
Steven Spielberg's 'West Side Story' Offers First Look at Ariana DeBose as Anita
Steven Spielberg's 'West Side Story' Offers First Look at Ariana DeBose as Anita
Steven Spielberg's 'West Side Story' Offers First Look at Ariana DeBose as Anita
Steven Spielberg's 'West Side Story' Offers First Look at Ariana DeBose as Anita
Steven Spielberg's 'West Side Story' Offers First Look at Ariana DeBose as Anita
Steven Spielberg's 'West Side Story' Offers First Look at Ariana DeBose as Anita
Steven Spielberg's 'West Side Story' Offers First Look at Ariana DeBose as Anita
Steven Spielberg's 'West Side Story' Offers First Look at Ariana DeBose as Anita
Steven Spielberg's 'West Side Story' Offers First Look at Ariana DeBose as Anita
Steven Spielberg's 'West Side Story' Offers First Look at Ariana DeBose as Anita
Steven Spielberg's 'West Side Story' Offers First Look at Ariana DeBose as Anita
Steven Spielberg's 'West Side Story' Offers First Look at Ariana DeBose as Anita

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