By Morton Shillingford
Black Ish Star Yara Shahidi has been given the role of Tinker Bell DisneyThe upcoming live-action Peter Pan movie, Peter Pan and Wendy.
According to Final line, Shahidi is known for the role of Zay Johnson in the show Black Ish And Grown-ish, Has been tapped to play the role of a triangle fairy in the remake of Disney’s 1953 animated classic David Lowry.
For the first time in Shahidi’s casting there is a sign that someone of color has played the role that is traditionally played by white actors.
It follows the news that Haley Bailey, half of R&B sister Duo Chloe X Hale, will play Ariel in a live-action remake of the 1989 animated classic The Little Mermaid.
Shahidi joins Jude Law, who will play Captain Hook, as well as Alexander Moloney and Ever Anderson, who will play Peter Pan and Wendy.
Director Lori co-wrote the script with Toby Halbrooks, while Jim Whitaker is on duty production.
Peter Pan Based on a novel written by JM Berry. He tells the story of a boy who never gets old, and the children never zoom into the magical world of Neverland. Tinker Bell is Pan’s closest friend
The most famous is Steven Spielberg, with many big studio remakes over the years Hook Starring Robin Williams. Julia Roberts played Tinker Bell in the 1991 film.
Meanwhile, due to the coronavirus crisis, Disney has postponed almost all its films to be released in 2020.
The changes affect Phase Four Slate of Marvel Cinematic Universe movies, with its first title Black widow These have been pushed back from November to May. It was initially due to hit theaters in May 2020.
EternalIn the meantime, its release date has been moved from February 2021 to November. Like FendangoManaging editor Eric Davis Note, this will be the first year since 2009 without a Marvel Studio movie.
Other titles affected by the declaration include Deep water, On the Nile of Death, West Side Story And Kings Man. Elsewhere, an untitled Disney film from a 20th-century studio, expected to arrive in July 2021, is now out of schedule.