Rob Marshall is directing a new fairytale film for Disney called “Into The Woods.” The movie is set to arrive in theaters on December 25, 2014, and is based on the musical by James Lapine and Stephen Sondheim.
Here’s a description of the film from Disney:
INTO THE WOODS, based on the Tony-winning original musical by James Lapine and Stephen Sondheim, surrounds a baker and his wife’s quest to break a witch’s curse in order to start a family. Along the way, they encounter several well-known fairy tale characters, and together they learn what happens after ‘happily ever after’.
How many of you have seen the play? Are you excited for it to be turned into a film?
The movie is currently set to star Johnny Depp, Jake Gyllenhaal, Meryl Streep and Chris Pine. Meryl will play the evil witch, Johnny will play a wolf, and Jake and Chris will play princes. We’ll keep you posted when more cast details arrive!