The cast fleshed out the next one Mathilde musicalmusical, with Andrea Riseborough, Stephen Graham and Sindhu Vee joining previously announced Alisha Weir, Emma Thompson and Lashana Lynch.
Riseborough and Graham will play Mrs. Wormwood and Mr. Wormwood, Matilda’s mother and father.
Matthew Warchus directs the film, which was adapted by Tony and Olivier Award winner Dennis Kelly Matilda the musical, based on the novel by Roald Dahl. It tells the story of an extraordinary girl who, armed with a sharp mind and a vivid imagination, dares to take a stand to change her story with miraculous results. Tim Minchin wrote the music and lyrics for the musical.
The film is produced by Tim Bevan and Eric Fellner of Working Title, Jon Finn and Luke Kelly of The Roald Dahl Story Company.
Sony’s TriStar Pictures will release the film in theaters in the UK. Netflix will release the film to the rest of the world.