Taylor quick has been solid in a massive display model of the level musical “Cats,” in what’s going to be the pop singer’s largest film function to this point, amusement courses range and the Hollywood Reporter stated on Friday.
The 28-yr-antique “look What You Made Me Do” singer will be a part of Oscar-winning singer and actress Jennifer Hudson, talk display host James Corden and veteran British actor Ian McKellen within the film, the courses stated.
Composer Andrew Lloyd Webber’s “Cats,” primarily based on a book of poems via T.S. Eliot, became first staged in London in 1981 and has been produced around the world. The film model is a production of operating title films, which did now not go back requests for touch upon the reports.
Rapid, a ten-time Grammy winner whose “recognition” album became the largest dealer of 2017 in the america, made her movie performing debut in the 2010 romantic comedy “Valentine’s Day.”
The Hollywood Reporter, mentioning assets close to the production, stated Hudson was anticipated to play Grizabella, whose person sings the show’s famous “memory” ballad.
Quick is being eyed as the flirtatious pink cat Bombalurina, at the same time as McKellen will play the elderly pussycat chief vintage Deuteronomy, the Hollywood Reporter stated.
Britain’s Tom Hooper, whose beyond credits encompass Oscar exceptional picture “The King’s Speech” and musical “Les Miserables,” will direct the film, that’s because of begin capturing in Britain in November, range said.