Style: Epic Musical
Solid: James Corden, Judi Dench, Jason Derulo, Idris Elba, Jennifer Hudson, Ian McKellen, Taylor Swift, Insurgent Wilson, and introducing Francesca Hayward
Director: Tom Hooper
Screenplay by: Lee Corridor, Tom Hooper
Based mostly on: Outdated Possum’s E book of Sensible Cats by T.S. Eliot, the musical “Cats” by Andrew Lloyd Webber
Producers: Debra Hayward, Tim Bevan, Eric Fellner, Tom Hooper
Government Producers: Andrew Lloyd Webber, Steven Spielberg, Angela Morrison, Jo Burn
Oscar®-winning director Tom Hooper (The King’s Speech, Les Misérables, The Danish Lady) transforms Andrew Lloyd Webber’s record-shattering stage musical right into a breakthrough cinematic occasion.
Cats stars James Corden, Judi Dench, Jason Derulo, Idris Elba, Jennifer Hudson, Ian McKellen, Taylor Swift, Insurgent Wilson and introduces Royal Ballet principal dancer Francesca Hayward in her function movie debut.
That includes Lloyd Webber’s iconic music and a world-class solid of dancers below the steerage of Tony-winning choreographer Andy Blankenbuehler (Hamilton, Within the Heights), the movie reimagines the musical for a brand new era with spectacular manufacturing design, state-of-the-art expertise, and dance types starting from classical ballet to up to date, hip-hop to jazz, avenue dance to faucet.
The movie additionally stars Robbie Fairchild (Broadway’s An American in Paris), Laurie Davidson (TNT’s Will), hip-hop dance sensation Les Twins (Larry and Laurent Bourgeois), acclaimed dancer Mette Towley (featured in movies for Rihanna and Pharrell Williams’ N.E.R.D.), Royal Ballet principal dancer Steven McRae, and rising-star singer Bluey Robinson.
Common Footage presents a Working Title Movies and Amblin Leisure manufacturing, in affiliation with Monumental Footage and The Actually Helpful Group. Cats is produced by Debra Hayward, Tim Bevan, Eric Fellner and Tom Hooper. The screenplay is by Lee Corridor (Billy Elliot, Rocketman) and Hooper, based mostly on Outdated Possum’s E book of Sensible Cats by T.S. Eliot and the stage musical by Lloyd Webber. Cats is govt produced by Lloyd Webber, Steven Spielberg, Angela Morrison and Jo Burn.
One of many longest-running exhibits in West Finish and Broadway historical past, the stage musical “Cats” obtained its world premiere on the New London Theatre in 1981, the place it performed for 21 years and earned the Olivier and Night Commonplace Awards for Greatest Musical. In 1983, the Broadway manufacturing turned the recipient of seven Tony Awards, together with Greatest Musical, and ran for a unprecedented 18 years. Since opening in London in 1981, “Cats” has repeatedly appeared on stage across the globe, up to now having performed to 81 million folks in additional than fifty international locations and in nineteen languages. It is without doubt one of the most profitable musicals of all time.
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