We all loved the productions of the 1953 animated classic Peter Pan, Robin Williams ” Hook ‘in 1991 and’ Finding Neverland ‘ featuring Johnny Depp in 2004. Now, Pete’s Dragon director David Lowery and screenwriter Toby Halbrooks will add their own interpretations to the beloved animation.
Although the Peter Pan & Wendy Project is under construction, some news about the cast and the movie is already circulating!
Yara Shadidi, star of the Black-ish and Grown-ish series, will portray everyone’s favorite character, Tinkerbell, Deadline reported. So, for the first time, a black person will be in the role of the iconic fairy Tinkerbell!
And Jude Law will play Captain Hook, following in Dustin Hoffman’s footsteps.
Young actors Alexander Molony and Ever Anderson will play the duo of Peter Pan and Wendy, taking their biggest roles to date.
Production of Peter Pan & Wendy, along with other Disney films including the Little Mermaid and alone in the house, was halted in March due to an increase in coronavirus cases in the United States. “We will continue to monitor the situation and continue to work immediately whenever possible,” a Disney spokesperson told Deadline.