Movie Musicals

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More glimpses of the Les Mis movie

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Another trailer has been released ahead of the Les Miserables film hitting big screens across the world this Christmas. Starring Hugh Jackman, Russell Crowe, Anne Hathaway and Helena Bonham-Carter, the film is directed by Academy Award winning director Tom Hooper (The King's Speech) featuring the famo strength resistance training us…

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Many are called but few are chosen

Many are called but few are chosen

The anxious interest and enthusiasm I am feeling from just about every person I know about the forthcoming film version of Les Miserables the musical, (turned into a movie 27 years after it opened) is very exciting. Like everyone I am very impressed by the short trailer (made while the film was…

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Who will lead the way for something wicked?

Jemma Rix and Suzie Mathers as Elphaba and Glinda in the original Singapore cast of Wicked. Image by Andrew Ritchie

A question – what do the following people have in common: The creator of Glee, the director of Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides, the creator of Alias and the director of Kate and Leopold? These four men are said to be the frontrunners to bring the musical WICKED…

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Hollywood Sings Again

The official movie trailer for Rock Of Ages has been released, and I thought I’d post it here for you all to have a look.. Movie musicals may have changed somewhat from the old classics like Singing in The Rain, The Wizard of Oz, The Sound of Music and My…

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Jackman confirmed for Les Miserables

Australian Showman: Hugh Jackman

As reported by AussieTheatre.com several weeks ago, Hugh Jackman will be starring in the new film version of Boublil and Schönberg’s musical Les Miersables, based on the novel of the same name by Victor Hugo. “I do have a desire to do a movie musical. Looks like that’s coming true…

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Hugh Jackman set to star in Les Miserables

Hugh Jackman set to star in Les Miserables

AussieTheatre.com understands that Australian film and musical theatre star Hugh Jackman is in discussions with producers for a role in the Universal Pictures musical adaptation Les Miserables. As reported last month, film director Tom Hooper (The King’s Speech), will tackle the epic Boublil and Schönberg musical, based on the novel by Victor Hugo.…

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