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Entertainment Meet the Star-Studded Cast of Lin-Manuel Miranda's In the Heights Movie

03:00  20 april  2021
03:00  20 april  2021 Source:   popsugar.com

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Lin - Manuel Miranda ' s Tony-winning Broadway musical In the Heights is finally coming to the big screen and it has a star - studded cast to make it happen! Joined by Quiara Alegría Hudes - who wrote the book for the musical - and Crazy Rich Asians director Jon Chu, Miranda amplifies the musical's poignant narrative about community with stunning visuals and tons of amazing music inspired by the rich Latinx culture of Washington Heights . The talented cast of In the Heights includes the musical's original stage actors as well as some very familiar faces like, Hamilton's Anthony Ramos

Lin - Manuel Miranda (/lɪn mænˈwɛl məˈrændə/; (born January 16, 1980) is an American actor, singer, songwriter, rapper, director, producer, and playwright.

The sequel to Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse has caught three filmmakers in its web. Joaquim Dos Santos, Kemp Powers and Justin K. Thompson are directing the sequel to the 2018 Oscar-winning film, The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed.

“The crew behind the Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse set such a ridiculously high bar, and we’re humbled to take on the challenge of charting the next chapter in the story of Miles Morales,” the three directors said in a statement. “We can’t wait to surprise fans with the wild new adventure we’re sending Miles on with his friends, both old and new!”

Lin-Manuel Miranda Opens Up About In the Heights' Long Journey from Broadway to Screen: I Was 'So Naive'

  Lin-Manuel Miranda Opens Up About In the Heights' Long Journey from Broadway to Screen: I Was 'So Naive' The Hamilton creator discusses the long process in making his movie adaptation of his first Broadway creation, In the HeightsThe 41-year-old songwriter, playwright and actor admitted he "was so naive" when his hit Broadway musical was optioned by Universal Pictures to be made into a feature film.

While Miranda has been announcing the film’s cast members through his Twitter account, today he (See you on set) […] The post Lin - Manuel Miranda ’ s ‘ In The Heights ’ Movie Casts Lin - Manuel Miranda appeared first on /Film. Nadine Labaki to Star in Arabic ‘Perfect Strangers’ Remake.

Lin - Manuel Miranda ' s Tony-winning Broadway musical In the Heights is finally coming to the big screen, and it has a star - studded cast to make it happen! Joined by Quiara Alegría Hudes — who wrote the book for the musical — and Crazy Rich Asians director Jon Chu, Miranda amplifies the musical's poignant narrative about community with stunning visuals and tons of amazing music inspired by the rich Latinx culture of Washington Heights . The talented cast of In the Heights includes the musical's original stage actors as well as some very familiar faces like, Hamilton's Anthony Ramos

Variety first reported the news. Even before the original Spider-Verse film opened, THR reported that Dos Santos was directing the Sony Pictures Animation feature. What was unknown at the time was that Powers and Thompson were working with Dos Santos on the sequel.

Dos Santos is known for his work on Avatar: The Last Airbender and Netflix’s Voltron series. Powers is in the Oscars race this year for his screenplay One Night in Miami, which he adapted from his play. His Pixar film Soul, which he co-wrote and co-directed, received three Oscar nominations, including best animated feature. Thompson is a Spider-Verse vet, having served as production designer the original film, with his credits also including Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs and its sequel.

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Will Lin - Manuel Miranda Star in the ' In the Heights ' Movie ? These days, when one thinks of Lin - Manuel Miranda , one thinks immediately to Hamilton. You’ve met with Lin - Manuel Miranda about making the In The Heights movie , right?

Warner Bros. debuted the trailer for Lin - Manuel Miranda ’ s movie “ In the Heights ” on Thursday, and the sneak peek makes good on its “emotional roller-coaster” promise, a somewhat meta line delivered by one of the Broadway adaptation’s actors. “Hamilton” star Anthony Ramos, Corey Hawkins, Stephanie Beatriz, Melissa Barrera, Marc Anthony, Dascha Polanco, Stephanie Beatriz and Leslie Grace are atop the cast of the film version. “ In the Heights ,” which won the Tony for Best Musical and Best Original Score in 2008, follows a bodega owner in New York City’s Washington Heights

The first Spider-Verse movie was praised for its groundbreaking animation style and its story centering on Afro-Latino teenager Miles Morales (Shameik Moore), who teamed up with different versions of Spider-Man throughout the multiverse. It went on to capture the best animated feature Oscar.

Phil Lord and Chris Miller, the producing masterminds behind the original, return to produce and are writing the script with Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings writer David Callaham. Amy Pascal, Avi Arad and Christina Steinberg are also producing, with Alonzo Ruvalcaba co-producing. Peter Ramsey, who co-directed the original with Bob Persichetti and Rodney Rothman, executive produces with Aditya Sood.

“We are so lucky to have Joaquim, Justin and Kemp on the Spider-Verse team. They are all Super Heroes at what they do and each brings a unique sensibility to the ‘Spider-Verse,” Lord and Miller said in a statement. “We are huge fans of Joaquim’s work – he makes his characters so heartfelt and unique, and he can tell an emotional story with an action sequence the way a musical does through a song. Justin is a maverick filmmaker who relentlessly pursues visual innovation and surprise but always in support of the emotional storytelling. Kemp’s work is incisive and ambitious and funny — with a writer’s wisdom and a director’s heart — he just knows what matters in every scene. All three of them elevate every project they take on, and they are certainly raising our game. We honestly just like them and want to be their friends and we’re hoping working on this movie together for the next few years will totally make that happen.”

The sequel has an Oct. 7, 2022 release date.

Dos Santos is repped by UTA. Powers is repped by Gersh, Media Talent Group and Gang Tyre Thompson is repped by VERVE Talent & Literary Agency.

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