At the end of 2018, Netflix confirmed its intention to release new adaptations Matilda D Charlie and the Chocolate Factory; both Roald Dahl classics. now at last we can take a look at Matilda the musicalthe name under which Netflix confirmed its new production.
Matilda is probably one of Roald Dahl’s most beloved characters. Following in the footsteps of the 1988 novel we will see Matilda grow up in an environment of neglect and constant threatboth their parents and their school.
It was at this time the young protagonist gains his telekinesis powerswhich he will use to his advantage to rebel against his parents and the yoke of Miss Tronchiatoro, the biggest threat to his school.
In its turn, Matilda the musical inspired directly by the play by Tim Minchin and Dennis Kelly.. This latest production was released in 2011 in London and won 12 Olivier Awards. Of course, the musical is taken from Roald Dahl’s 1988 novel, the same one that inspired the 1996 film.
Matilda the musical will be released on December 2. The work will initially be available in UK cinemas with Sony Pictures Releasing responsible for its release. Netflix is expected to make its way to the rest of the world, but as of now, a second premiere date has not been confirmed.
More about Matilda the Musical
Matilda the musical arrives starring young star Alisha Weir, who will play the main character. Stephen Graham and Andrea Rizenborough, for their part, will play the girl’s parents in the film.
famous Emma Thompson fully transforms to bring the infamous Miss Tronchiatoro to life.. The kind Miss Honey, who will support Matilda throughout her adventure, will play Lashana Lynch.
In the trailer we can see some of the most iconic scenes Matilda represented by a completely new composition. Between them we have Bruce eating his huge chocolate cakewhile in another scene we see Ms. Tronchiatoro tossing one of her students into the air – that “meme” moment between Amanda, her braids, and the formidable headmaster.
Also, although we have recreated scenes from the original film, we will also see brand new content. Of course, since this is a musical, the songs will play a very important role in this new part. Matilda.
We know it Matilda the Musical Directed by Matthew Warchus. Dennis Kelly returns to the play as screenwriter. In terms of its production, we know that Netflix, TriStar Pictures, The Roald Dahl Story Company and Working Title Films were involved.
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