Aside from Blunt, Colin Firth has also joined the project, set to play Bank president, William Weatherall Wilkins, and Hamilton's Lin-Manuel Miranda has been cast as Bert's equivalent - a street lamp lighter called Jack - even Meryl Streep has been given a cameo. "This is living in that world with a foot in the past and a foot in the future and telling that story".
We've been given out first sneak peak at the sequal to the 1964 Disney classic Mary Poppins which stars Emily Blunt in the lead role.
"Star Wars" fans did get a morsel of footage in a behind-the-scenes featurette from the upcoming space saga and a lively panel with the film's writer-director Rian Johnson and a few of the film's stars.
"We both and the entire company and the creative time feel very protective of the original film because we love it so much", Marshall said. "I think children have really responded to that lack of sentimentality she has as well, that she's rude and eccentric and odd".
Blunt took to the stage at the D23 Expo in Anaheim this morning, joining director/producer Rob Marshall to talk about the eagerly-anticipated return of the enigmatic nanny, where Blunt offered insight as to how she made the character her own.
Blunt is taking on a role originally played by Julie Andrews in the original "Mary Poppins", and those are some big shoes to fill. The movie is set for a December 25, 2018 release date. A sequel to "The Force Awakens", "The Last Jedi" picks up with that film's near-literal cliffhanger when Daisy Ridley's Rey and Mark Hamill's Luke Skywalker meet.
Curious newcomer Tran, Johnson said, treated the whole production like "an episode of Mr. Rogers", as she explored every corner of production, while Dern, also new to the series, couldn't help but mouth the word "pew" when shooting her blaster during filming. The teaser can be seen above.
He had met the 34-year-old in the expectation that a verbally agreed free transfer from Juventus was about to be completed. Ramires, signed from Benfica for £18m in the summer of 2010, has one of the more interesting Chelsea legacies.
There are a total of 32 polling stations, including one at Parliament House and one each at all the state legislative assemblies. The President is chosen by an electoral college comprising all the MPs and MLAs in the country, with weighted votes apportioned.
Above him on the overpass, Antonio Santiago Wharton, 33, of Kissimmee, was driving a Mack truck loaded down with scrap metal. The Florida Highway Patrol said Escobar would have been killed if the metal had landed a foot in either direction.
A woman's body has been found in a Melbourne apartment and four men have been taken into custody by homicide detectives. The men, all aged in their late 20s and early 30s, had travelled to Melbourne from the ACT and NSW for the party.
There also appears to be physics based destruction, but it's tough to tell right now if that's organic or if it's scripted. No word was given on if the game would be compatible with all of Oculus current and future hardware plans.
The fight was the highest grossing pay-per-view in history with $410 million in revenue and 4.6 million purchases. The Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather matchup is not your grandfather's type of boxing match.
All four Penske drivers - Josef Newgarden and Will Power are the others - were in the top five in one or both practice sessions. Kanaan had his brakes lock up while leaving the pits and connected with the protective tyres on turn one .
Then Matt Thomas made a 3-pointer to push the Lakers' lead to 102-96 and the Mavericks could not convert on their next possession. Throughout this summer league, Zubac has struggled to score like he did in during the regular season.
The Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has had a very special meeting with the baby of a refugee couple named in his honour. To solve problems settlement agencies launched workshops to help refugees deal with the anxiety.
They were causing her discomfort, but the woman had thought it was caused by dry eye and old age, reported The Telegraph. The patient's cataract surgery was postponed due to increased risk of infections, and she was treated with antibiotics.
Sophie Turner terrified about Game of Thrones ending
This "Game of Thrones" actor just disclosed the premiere date for Season 7 She said: "I've been trying to wrap my head around it". But Sansa is conflicted over whether to trust him after he previously handed her over to evil Ramsay.
Boost for military's powers in 'terrorist incidents'
The Defence Act will be strengthened to remove some constraints governing the "call-out" of the ADF in terrorist situations. The changes, which need to pass Parliament, will be discussed at the next Council of Australian Governments meeting.
Xiaomi 5X Specifications & Pricing Info Revealed in New Leak
That means you can either use this as a dual-SIM phone without memory card option or single-SIM phone with memory card option. As per the leaked poster, the new Xiaomi Mi 5X would feature a 5.5 Full HD display with 1080 pixels of screen resolution.
Europol says 66 arrested in horsemeat scandal investigation
Samples of horse meat taken during the investigation concluded that the horse meat was destined for markets outside of Spain . A Dutch national has been arrested in Belgium and authorities suspect that he is the mastermind behind the operation.
Amazon messaging app Anytime to take on WhatsApp, Messenger
It's unclear how far along the new service is, but one customer said the survey seemed to imply it was a ready product . This messaging app will let users chat with friends, enjoy videos and play games at the same time just like Facebook .
Mark Ruffalo Reveals 'A Standalone Hulk Movie Will Never Happen'
Ruffalo was in attendance for Disney's fairly eventful D23 Expo and among his Saturday activities was a quick chat with Variety . There have been rumors of a solo Hulk film since Mark Ruffalo stepped into the ripped purple trousers in 2012's The Avengers .
Park clinches US Women's Open for first major title
Feng had a birdie on the final hole Saturday afternoon, but she has a total of 10 overall through three rounds. "I'll keep trying. McCarron finished 18 under to beat Langer and Brandt Jobe (72) by one shot, making up a six-shot deficit in the final round.
Wimbledon 2017 Final: Roger Federer vs Marin Cilic
Physio had to come on the court and give some treatment and painkillers to the Croatian, playing his maiden Wimbledon final. Roger Federer with this current victory in Wimbledon Men Single he has brought his tally to 8, which is a world record.