Rebel Wilson Becomes part of Cats
Rebel Wilson has been cast in the upcoming movie, Cats, which is a movie musical. Rebel will play Gumbie Jennyanydots that also features other stars like Idris Elba, Jenifer Hudson, Taylor Swift, Ian McKellen, and James Corden. Tom Hooper will be the director of this movie.
The movie tells the story of a Feline tribe known as the Jellicle and the night that they decide the cat that goes to Heaviside Layer and come back to a new life. This decision is called “the Jellicle Choice.” Read more: Rebel Wilson Joins Cats Movie Musical and Rebel Wilson Isn’t it Romantic First Book
This movie is the fourth longest-running musical show in the history of Broadway. It is also the longest-running show on Broadway in starting from 1997 to 2006. Cats feature some of the best-known stage songs and among them, “memory.”
Cats’ production is slated to take place in the United Kingdom this year. More cast will also be announced. Lee Hall adapted cats from Andrew Lloyd Webber’s musical, which was also adapted from Old Possum’s Book of Practical Cats, a novel by T.S Elliot.
The cat is scheduled for a theatrical release on 20 December 2019. Rebel Wilson is also set to appear in the Meta rom-com Isn’t It Romantic, and the Dirty Rotten Scoundrels remake, the Hustle. WME and Sloan Offer represent Wilson.
About Rebel Wilson
Rebel Melanie Elizabeth Wilson is an Australian actress born in Sydney on March 2, 1980. Wilson is also a producer and writer who have appeared in numerous movies. Her career started after graduating from the Australian Theatre for the Young People back in 2003.
She appeared in Pizza, as well as The Wedge, which is a comedy series. She wrote and starred in a musical comedy series back in 2008, Bogan Pride. Follow Rebel Wilson on Instagram.
She later moved to New York in 2003 once she won the Nicole Kidman sponsored ATYP International scholarship. While in New York, Wilson trained with The Second City. She has also appeared in the Sydney Theatre Company and performed in the Melbourne International Comedy Festival.
She is popular in Australia because of the roles she played in Pizza, an SBS comedy series where she portrayed Toula. Other famous roles played by Wilson include Fat Mandy, Karla Bangs, and Lucy on the comedy series, The Wedge. Learn more about Jeremy Goldstein: https://deadline.com/2018/11/cats-movie-rebel-wilson-cast-as-jennyanydots-andrew-lloyd-webber-1202504908/ and https://www.today.com/style/pitch-perfect-star-rebel-wilson-talks-clothing-line-hair-secrets-t139700
Rebel Wilson’s acting career in Hollywood has seen her take up different roles in different movies. She was cast in Workaholics, Bridesmaids, and Small Apartments and in the Pitch Perfect franchise where she played Fat Amy.
Wilson is a recipient of the MTV Movie Award for the Best Actor in a Movie. She also shared the Best Musical Moment award in a Movie alongside her co-stars in the Pitch Perfect franchise.
Wilson is set to appear in the remake of Private Benjamin as well as The Social life together with Amanda Seyfried.