Lets dance … once more?
Paramount studios introduced Friday that they are going to be remaking the Rodgers and Hammerstein traditional musical “The King and I”.
Initially filmed by Fox studios in 1956, the movie received 5 out of 9 Academy Award nominations together with finest actor.
Stage variations have received a number of Tony Awards, most lately in 2015 when the present received Greatest Revival and Greatest Lead Actress in a musical.
The story follows English schoolteacher Anna Leonowens and her son as they go away England to show the royal youngsters of the King of Siam (now present-day Thailand).
It options the enduring songs “Lets dance?” and “Attending to know you.”
According to Deadline, Paramount sees this as a chance to deliver “an amazing alternative to reimagine this traditional story with a up to date perspective that explores variety and the contrasting world views of the characters by drawing from actual historical past and the musical.”
As of now, there is no such thing as a phrase on the forged, manufacturing staff, or perhaps a manufacturing timeline.