Disney’s live-action Snow White remake has discovered its male lead – Andrew Burnap has joined the solid of the upcoming film, in accordance with The Hollywood Reporter.
However, Burnap is not set to play the prince or the huntsman – he’ll play a brand new, authentic character created for the film. West Side Story‘s Rachel Zegler is already on board as Snow White, whereas Gal Gadot will play her step-mother, the Evil Queen.
Disney’s authentic Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs was launched in 1937 and it was the studio’s first animated function movie. This, in flip, was primarily based on the nineteenth Century fairy story by the Brothers Grimm.
The film would not have a launch date but, but it surely’s set to start out filming within the UK this spring. Marc Webb is directing – he beforehand helmed (500) Days of Summer and The Amazing Spider-Man films – whereas Benj Pasek and Justin Paul, the duo behind the music in La La Land, The Greatest Showman, and Dear Evan Hansen, are writing a set of name new songs for the film. Marc Platt, who’s additionally engaged on the live-action Little Mermaid remake, is producing.
Burnap is finest recognized for his stage roles and he gained a Tony in 2021 for his efficiency within the Broadway play The Inheritance. He’s additionally set to seem within the Apple TV Plus sequence WeCrashed reverse Jared Leto and the Hulu sequence Under the Banner of Heaven with Andrew Garfield.
While we look ahead to the live-action Snow White film to reach on the massive display screen, take a look at our listing of the upcoming film launch dates that needs to be in your radar in 2022.