Category: Into the Woods

Filming Wraps On Week 1 Of INTO THE WOODS! Stars Tweet From Recording Studio & Set

Filming on the first week of shooting for Rob Marshall’s eagerly awaited stage-to-screen adaptation of Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine’s celebrated fairy tale-themed musical INTO THE WOODS starring Meryl Streep and Johnny Depp is now complete and the soundtrack is already nearing completion according to Tweets by cast-members shared this week.

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Complete Disney INTO THE WOODS Presentation At D23!

The confirmed complete cast for INTO THE WOODS is as follows: Meryl Streep as The Witch, James Corden as The Baker, Emily Blunt as The Baker’s Wife, Johnny Depp as The Wolf, Anna Kendrick as Cinderella, Chris Pine as Cinderella’s Prince, Billy Magnussen as Rapunzel’s Prince, Mackenzie Mauzy as Rapunzel, Lucy Punch as Lucinda, Tammy Blanchard as Florinda, Christine Baranski as Cinderella’s Stepmother and Tracey Ullman as Jack’s Mother, now with Sophia Grace Brownlee as Little Red Riding Hood and Daniel Huttlestone as Jack.

View the video of the complete INTO THE WOODS D23 presentation at 6:32 to 7:55 here

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Rob Marshall’s Into the Woods to be based at Shepperton

The Disney version of Sondheim’s Into the Woods, directed by Rob Marshall (Chicago), is to be based at Shepperton and begins shooting in the UK in September.

The feature will star Meryl Streep as the witch, with Johnny Depp as the big bad wolf (Depp starred in Tim Burton’s 2007 film adaptation of Sondheim’s Sweeney Todd). Other cast members include Emily Blunt, Jake Gyllenhaal and Chris Pine.

The Disney version is set for a Christmas Day 2014 release


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