Cuban American singer-songwriter Camila Cabello is all set to star in a new film adaptation of Cinderella, written and directed by Kay Cannon and produced by James Corden. This new reimagining of the classical tale of Cinderella written by Charles Perrault is set to be released in February 2021!
Cinderella director Kay Cannon has now announced the end of production stages for the highly anticipated movie by sharing a new photo of Camila Cabello & Nicholas Galitzine on the set of the upcoming film adaptation.
“That’s a a wrap on @cinderellamovieofficial! Ridic excited for you to see this crazy talented duo, @nicholasgalitzine & @camila_cabello on the big screen. Beyond grateful. Proud mama right here. ” wrote director Kay Kannon of 30 Rock and New Girl fame.
Earlier this week Cannon shared a still from the sets along with leading lady Camila Cabello and ‘evil stepmother’ Broadway singer Idina Menzel.
“Revelling the time I have left shooting with Cinderella @camila_cabello and her NOT evil step mother @idinamenzel (there are no villains in this movie. ❤) ” Kannon captioned the photo.
Aside from Cabello starring in titular role it also features names like Corden, Minnie Driver, Idina Menzel, Nicholas Galitzine, Billy Porter, John Mulaney, Missy Elliott and Pierce Brosnan. Porter, who will play a genderless Fairy Godmother told CBS, “It hit me when I was on the set last week, how profound it is that I am playing the Fairy Godmother — they call it the Fab G. Magic has no gender. This is a classic, this is a classic fairytale for a new generation. I think that the new generation is really ready. The kids are ready. It’s the grownups that are slowing stuff down.”
Earlier it was revealed that Sony’s latest project will be a feminist retelling of the story to inspire young girls. “It’s a message they are hammering home and one Camila was adamant about before she signed up.
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“Camila is also involved in putting together the soundtrack, which will feature lots of powerful and aspirational female voices too”
Rotten Tomatoes has listed ‘Cinderella’, starred by Camila Cabello as one of the most anticipated movies of 2021.
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