Did you know? – The hit musical Hamilton that has now been the rave with theatre people all around the world is going to be adapted into a full scale movie!
Penned by Lin Manuel Miranda, the musical that’s currently going on tour in the U.S, as well as opened its doors to Broadway and West End will be shown in movie theatres across America, and will be available through streaming on Netflix in 2021.
It is said that Lin Manuel Miranda himself will reprise his role as Alexander Hamilton, and familiar names such as Phillipa Soo, Renee Elise Goldsberry, Anthony Ramos Jr., Daveed Diggs will also be joining the production as their respective roles.
Hamilton: An American Musical is a sung- and rapped-through musical about the life of American Founding Father Alexander Hamilton, with music, lyrics, and book by Lin-Manuel Miranda, inspired by the 2004 biography Alexander Hamilton by historian Ron Chernow. Incorporating hip hop, R&B, pop, soul, traditional-style show tunes, and color-conscious casting of non-white actors as the Founding Fathers and other historical figures, the musical achieved both critical acclaim and box office success.