Walt Disney Studios Debuts Trailer for Live-Action ‘Cinderella’

A live-action version of the classic fairy tale Cinderella is headed to theaters next spring, and Walt Disney Studios recently debuted the trailer for the film which brings to life classic images from the 1950 animated film.

Live-action 'Cinderella' headed to theaters in 2015Live-action 'Cinderella' headed to theaters in 2015

Cinderella is directed by Academy Award nominee Kenneth Branagh (Thor, Hamlet) and stars Academy Award winner Cate Blanchett (Blue Jasmine) as the evil stepmother and Academy Award nominee Helena Bonham Carter as the Fairy Godmother.

The film also stars Lily James (Downton Abbey) as Cinderella and Richard Madden (Game of Thrones) as the Prince.

The story of Cinderella is a familiar one, and in the film Ella (Lily James) finds herself at the mercy of her stepmother and evil stepsister after her father passes away unexpectedly. Ella is determined to honor her mother's dying words to "have courage and be kind."

Check out the trailer for the film:

Cinderella opens in theaters on March 13, 2015.

Deborah wrote on Tue, 11/25/2014 - 22:53:

Deborah's picture

My all time favorite book as a child I wore it out reading it. Own the animated
Movie and can not wait to see this movie

Kristen K. wrote on Wed, 11/26/2014 - 12:56:

Kristen K.'s picture

I'm really looking forward to this one, and Richard Madden as the Prince! Hubba-hubba.

Post new comment

The content of this field is kept private and will not be shown publicly. If you have a Gravatar account associated with the e-mail address you provide, it will be used to display your avatar.

More information about formatting options