Those familiar with the musical theater and Broadway world know the classic story behind the hit musical Annie. Columbia Pictures has been working on a major motion picture reboot over the past few months with Will Gluck directing.
The release date for this anticipated movie musical was originally set for December 25, 2014. However, the release date was recently changed to a slightly earlier date and the movie will now be hitting theaters on December 19, 2014.
Annie has an amazing cast behind it including Jamie Foxx and Benjamin Stacks, which is the Daddy Warbucks character. The talented and young actress, Quvenzhané Wallis will be playing the title character of Annie. Plus, actresses Cameron Diaz and Rose Byrne are also part of the cast as Miss Hannigan and Grace Farrell respectively.
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Fans of the best-selling author John Green are no doubt aware that his novel, The Fault in Our Stars, is being adapted into a major motion picture. The highly awaited film is currently under production and has been filming in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania over the past few weeks. Production will soon be heading to Amsterdam to film the scenes that are set there.
Some interesting and exciting news about an official release date for the film was made public yesterday. Box Office Mojo and Collider shared that The Fault in Our Stars will officially be hitting theaters on June 6, 2014. According to Collider, having the June 6th release date puts the film in an excellent position. However, the film will be opening against Tom Cruise’s sci-fi action flick, Edge of Tomorrow.
The Fault in Our Stars is being directed by Josh Boone and stars Shailene Woodley, Ansel Elgort, Nat Wolff, Willem Dafoe, Laura Dern, Sam Trammell, and Mike Birbiglia.