This week Disney held the world-premiere for the new musical releasing on Christmas Day, ‘Into the Woods.’ The premiere was held in our very own New York City, at the gorgeous Ziegfeld Theatre. Although the entire leading cast couldn’t attend, fans all from all around the world stood in line for hours to catch a glimpse of a few of the most treasured faces in Hollywood.
The new film adaptation is based on a screenplay written by James Lapine, with world-renowned artist Stephen Sondheim and was directed by Rob Marshall.
The cast alone should spark interest in moviegoers following the Christmas hioliday; with Johnny Depp, Meryl Streep, Anna Kendrick, Chris Pine, Emily Blunt and Christine Baranski all joining in just to name a few of the stars. Among those in attendance that night were Meryl Streep and Anna Kendrick, who spoke briefly about the film and their characters in the project:
The musical centers around a witch that tasks a childless baker and his wife with procuring magical items from classic fairy tales to reverse the curse put on their family tree.