Regardless of what you think of Tom Hooper‘s upcoming Cats Film, fans will be excited. Andrew Lloyd Webber‘s long running musical is a fan favourite, will do well at the box office even if the reviews don’t match.
Yes things do look weird with the hybrid feline/actor style. Fans of the musical just want to hear those songs that made them fall in love with the musical.
Ahead of this Friday’s cinematic release, Universal Pictures have released a number of new TV Spots. They all have ‘Cattitude’!
One of the longest-running shows in West End and Broadway history, the stage musical “Cats” received its world premiere at the New London Theatre in 1981, where it played for 21 years and earned the Olivier and Evening Standard Awards for Best Musical. In 1983, the Broadway production became the recipient of seven Tony Awards, including Best Musical, and ran for an extraordinary 18 years. Since opening in London in 1981, “Cats” has continuously appeared on stage around the globe, to date having played to 81 million people in more than fifty countries and in nineteen languages. It is regarded as one of the most successful musicals of all time.
Cats stars James Corden, Judi Dench, Jason Derulo, Idris Elba, Jennifer Hudson, Ian McKellen, Taylor Swift, Rebel Wilson and Francesca Hayward.
Will Cats still be that ‘Purr-fect’ Christmas film when it’s released in cinemas from 20th December.