Common Footage’ upcoming Depraved movie adaptation has discovered its stars in pop celebrity Ariana Grande and Emmy, Tony, and Grammy Award winner Cynthia Erivo.
Erivo is ready to play Elphaba within the movie, whereas Grande will play Glinda. The duo are unlikely pals with Elphaba being the Depraved Witch of the West and Galinda later changing into Glinda the Good Witch. The movie adaptation of the Broadway play will probably be directed by Jon M. Chu of Loopy Wealthy Asians and Within the Heights fame.
Goooood Newwwws!!! The unbelievable #CynthiaErivo and @ArianaGrande will probably be our Elphaba and Galinda in @WickedMovie @UniversalPics Prepare for a match up such as you’ve by no means seen!!! In pink and inexperienced!!! pic.twitter.com/t1eH82mCe7
— Jon M. Chu (@jonmchu) November 5, 2021
Manufacturing on the movie is ready to begin in summer time 2022. The movie adaptation will probably be produced by Marc Platt by his Common-based Marc Platt Productions. Senior Govt Vice President of Manufacturing, Erik Baiers and Vice President of Manufacturing Growth Lexi Barta will oversee the undertaking on behalf of Common Footage.
The stage musical of Depraved has received three Tony awards and is customized from Gregory Maguire’s bestselling novel by ebook author Winnie Holzman and three-time Oscar-winning composer and lyricist Stephen Schwartz. Holzman and Schwartz are at present collaborating on the screenplay adaptation.
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