Jennifer Lopez to Produce ‘Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Cinderella’ Limited Series With Skydance TV
The oft-told tale of Cinderella is plotting its way back to screens — this time as a limited series. Skydance Television, Concord Originals and Jennifer Lopez’s Nuyorican Productions are teaming up to produce a series based on Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Cinderella. Rachel Shukert, who created The Baby-Sitters Club for Netflix, will adapt the musical and […]
‘Cinderella’: Idina Menzel and Laura Veltz “Take a Sledgehammer to the Patriarchy” With Their Song “Dream Girl”
Idina Menzel is no stranger to the Academy Awards, having performed twice — Frozen‘s Oscar-winning “Let It Go” and Frozen 2‘s Oscar-nominated “Into the Unknown” — at the ceremony. But this year, she may have the chance to showcase her own songwriting during the live broadcast as her song “Dream Girl,” from Amazon’s Cinderella, has […]
“I Can Make an Anthem for This Character”: Camila Cabello, Kid Cudi, Anderson .Paak, Sparks and the THR Songwriter Roundtable
On the surface, singer-songwriters Camila Cabello, Scott “Kid Cudi” Mescudi, Anderson .Paak, and brothers Ron and Russell Mael (aka Sparks) don’t have much in common — their ages span 24 to 76, their birthplaces range from Havana to Cleveland, and their music genres are all over the map. But when the quintet gathered for THR’s […]
‘Cinderella,’ ‘Cruella’ and ‘Last Night in Soho’ Costume Designers on Defining the Fashion POVs for Their Protagonists
Aneophyte undergrad in the contemporary West End traversing the swinging ’60s, a grifter turned apprentice in tumultuous ’70s London, and an aspiring entrepreneur in a timeless fairy-tale realm: Last Night in Soho‘s Eloise (Thomasin McKenzie), Cruella‘s Estella (Emma Stone) and Cinderella‘s Ella (Camila Cabello), respectively, have one thing in common, besides the potential same nickname: […]
Camila Cabello, Billy Porter and ‘Cinderella’ Cast Talk Reinventing the Classic Fairytale
Camila Cabello and the cast of Cinderella are putting a modern, empowering spin on the classic fairytale. The Amazon-distributed reimagining, written and directed by Kay Cannon (Pitch Perfect) with a story by James Corden, stars Cabello in the title role and is packed with an all-star cast that includes Idina Menzel, Billy Porter, Pierce Brosnan, […]
Camila Cabello and Billy Porter in Amazon’s ‘Cinderella’: Film Review
In this take on the classic fairy tale, the princess doesn’t need a man.
‘Cinderella’ Director on Film’s “Girlboss” Label: “It’s More Than That”
Since the trailer and subsequent clips have dropped from Kay Cannon’s modern reimagining of Cinderella, showing Camila Cabello dreaming of a fashion career rather than a wedding, social media has been quick to dub the film as a “girlboss” take. And Cannon, who in 2017 created a Netflix series coincidently called Girlboss, understands that interpretation […]
Camila Cabello’s Chasing Dresses and Dreams in the Trailer for Amazon’s ‘Cinderella’
Cinderella’s chasing her dreams — her business dreams, that is — in the trailer for Amazon’s Camila Cabello-led spin on the famous fairytale. Pitch Perfect director Kay Cannon helms this modern reimagining of an orphaned, down-and-out girl who finds her power and her prince charming with a little help from a fairy godmother. In addition […]
Amazon Partners with Mercedes-Benz and Camila Cabello on ‘Cinderella’ Campaign (Exclusive)
“It was one of the most fun experiences of my life. Growing up I was always a huge princess fan. I love that this version is funny and empowered.” singer and actress Camila Cabello tells THR in an exclusive interview about what it was like to step into the iconic role of Cinderella, which will […]
Sony’s ‘Cinderella’ Heads to Amazon, Bypassing Theaters
Sony’s live-action musical adaptation of Cinderella will bypass a theatrical run, opting instead to debut on Amazon Prime, sources confirm. A release later this year is planned. The film is the latest major studio film to launch on a streamer amid the ongoing fallout from the pandemic. With the box office back and running, this summer’s […]
Sony Shuts Down Camila Cabello-Starring ‘Cinderella’ Musical in the U.K.
Sony has shut down production of the Camila Cabello-starring 'Cinderella' musical in the U.K. amid the ongoing coronavirus crisis.
‘Jurassic Park,’ ‘The Shining,’ ‘Brokeback Mountain’ Enter National Film Registry
'Jurassic Park,' 'The Shining' and 'Brokeback Mountain' are among the latest batch of motion pictures chosen for the National Film Registry of the Library of Congress.