Disney introduced earlier this yr that it had acquired the theatrical rights to the award-winning phenomenon Hamilton, and would launch the already-filmed film model of the musical around the globe in 2021. Nonetheless, after the onset of the coronavirus pandemic, the Home of Mouse determined that it could as a substitute drop Hamilton on the Disney+ streaming service for all to get pleasure from, and that it could arrive on July third. That debut weekend is true across the nook, and Disney has now unveiled the primary trailer to get everybody excited. You possibly can test it out within the video above!
As you possibly can see within the trailer, this model of Hamilton is not a scripted function movie adaptation, however moderately an in-depth filming of the play itself. Probably the most thrilling a part of the whole expertise is that it was filmed when the primary Broadway solid of Hamilton was nonetheless intact.
The Hamilton movie was shot at The Richard Rodgers Theatre on Broadway in June 2016, and it options the whole unique solid. That features Lin-Manuel Miranda (who additionally wrote the present), Daveed Diggs, Renee Elise Goldsberry, Leslie Odom Jr., Christopher Jackson, Jonathan Groff, Phillip Soo, Jasmine Cephas, Okieriete Onadowan, and Anthony Ramos.
“No other artistic work in the last decade has had the cultural impact of Hamilton—an inspiring and captivating tale told and performed in a powerfully creative way. In light of the extraordinary challenges facing our world, this story about leadership, tenacity, hope, love and the power of people to unite against the forces of adversity is both relevant and impactful,” mentioned Robert A. Iger, Government Chairman of The Walt Disney Firm. “We are thrilled to bring this phenomenon to Disney+ on the eve of Independence Day, and we have the brilliant Lin-Manuel Miranda and the team behind Hamilton to thank for allowing us to do so more than a year before planned.”
“I’m so proud of how beautifully Tommy Kail has brought Hamilton to the screen. He’s given everyone who watches this film the best seat in the house,” mentioned Lin-Manuel Miranda. “I’m so grateful to Disney and Disney+ for reimagining and moving up our release to July 4th weekend of this year, in light of the world turning upside down. I’m so grateful to all the fans who asked for this, and I’m so glad that we’re able to make it happen. I’m so proud of this show. I can’t wait for you to see it.”
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Hamilton will make its streaming debut on Disney+ on July third.
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