The lynchpin for the Into The Woods musical is the Witch. Thankfully, Disney cast legendary actress Meryl Streep in the role, but it's hard to imagine the lovely Street as this strange, bedraggled character. Well, hard until now. Watch!
If you had any doubts about Meryl Streep taking on Into The Wood'scoveted part of the Witch, check them at the door. This is the first long clip of Streep singing the highly emotional "Stay With Me" from the movie adaptation. And it's just great.
Even though some of the news from Disney's movie adaptation of Stephen Sondheim's Into the Woods musical bums us out, casting of Meryl Streep as the evil witch gives us hope. And that hope is only magnified in the first ever on set photo of Streep in full witch mode.
Johnny Depp has been officially cast in Disney's big-screen adaptation of Into the Woods as the Big Bad Wolf. That means he's going to be singing sexually charged songs opposite...a ten-year-old girl.
We've been hoping for a while that Jeff Bridges will really get his movie of Lois Lowry's classic novel The Giver off the ground. And that it'll be as good as it deserves to be. Now, there's a strong piece of evidence in favor of both notions: Meryl Streep could be joining the cast.
The legendary Meryl Streep is in talks to play the evil witch in the movie version of Steven Sondheim's legendary musical Into the Woods. The award-winning Broadway musical epitomized the phrase "fractured fairy tale," as Red Riding Hood, Cinderella, Jack (of the Beanstalk fame) and a childless baker and his wife…