Meryl Streep has been confirmed as new movie witch. The actress known fro her screen debut in the television movie The Deadliest Season and Julia has been for the new film from the hit stage show ‘Into The Woods’. The show’s arranger David Krane has let the news out that he is looking forward to reteam with the Oscar winner after working her on Happy End in the 1970s.
He tells BroadwayWorld.com,
”Disney is going to make the movie and I will do the arrangements. Meryl Streep will be the witch and it will be the first time I have worked with her since 1977.”
Nine and Chicago director Rob Marshall will take charge of the Stephen Sondheim project.