No word on whether talks have been broached, or whether Blunt was aware she was on their short list, but as far as English actresses with musical chops and box-office heat, Blunt would be hard to beat.
Another interesting note that lends credence to Disney’s rumored casting hopes is the fact that Rob Marshall is directing the film. Since he also directed Blunt in Into the Woods, he may be the force behind the behind this.
Lance Boyle | Staff Writer
This news was first reported by Den of Geek.