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Colin Firth Joins Emily Blunt and Lin-Manuel Miranda In 'Mary Poppins Returns'

Colin Firth Joins Emily Blunt and Lin-Manuel Miranda In 'Mary Poppins Returns'

Colin Firth is in negotiations to join Emily Blunt and Lin-Manuel Miranda in Disney’s “Mary Poppins Returns.”

Firth will play William Weatherall Wilkins, president of Fidelity Fiduciary Bank.

The movie is set 25 years after the original. Michael and Jane Banks (Ben Whishawand Emily Mortimer) are all grown up and suddenly get a visit from the magical nanny.

The movie also stars Meryl Streep as Poppins’ cousin. Blunt will be playing the title character, with “Hamilton” star Miranda portraying a street lamplighter named Jack.

The film will be directed by Rob Marshall and produced by Marshall, John DeLuca, and Marc Platt.

The screenplay will be written by Oscar nominee David Magee based on “The Mary Poppins Stories” by P.L. Travers. Marc Shaiman composing an all-new score and Shaiman and Scott Wittman writing original songs

“Mary Poppins Returns” will hit theaters on Dec. 25, 2018.

Source: Variety

Banner Photo Credit: Esquire

Marvel President Joss Whedon Is Interested In Directing A Star Wars Anthology Movie

Marvel President Joss Whedon Is Interested In Directing A Star Wars Anthology Movie

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