"Into the Woods" Film Cast Reunites to Talk Singing, Stresses, Sondheim and Streep

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The film cast of Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine's "Into the Woods," the eagerly anticipated movie that will debut on Christmas Day, reunited on ABC to talk about singing and the stresses of Sondheim's musical.

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The cast, including Meryl Streep, Chris Pine, Anna Kendrick, James Corden, Emily Blunt, Tracey Ullman and Christine Baranski, as well as director Rob Marshall were featured on "World News Tonight." They talked about taking on the iconic fairytale characters.

Additionally, Kendrick was featured on "Good Morning America," and cast members appeared on "Entertainment Tonight."

Directed by Marshall, the cast includes Simon Russell Beale as the Baker's Father, Pine as Cinderella's Prince, Billy Magnussen as Rapunzel's Prince, Baranski as Stepmother, Annette Crosbie as Granny, Joanna Riding as Cinderella's Mother, Richard Glover as The Steward, Frances De La Tour as The Giant, Lucy Punch as Lucinda, Tammy Blanchard as Florinda, MacKenzie Mauzy as Rapunzel, Daniel Huttlestone as Jack, Lilla Crawford as Little Red Riding Hood, Johnny Depp as The Wolf, Ullman as Jack's Mother, Corden as The Baker, Blunt as The Baker's Wife, Streep as The Witch and Kendrick as Cinderella.

Kendrick recently discussed being on set with Sondheim during the "Into the Woods" filming with Playbill magazine.

Streep also recently spoke with Playbill.com about her work on the film and collaborating with Sondheim.

James Corden revealed to Playbill magazine why the Sondheim song "Rainbows" was cut, and Emily Blunt talked about hiding her real-life baby bump during filming.

Click here for the article in which director Marshall explains various changes made to the film adaptation.

Watch the cast reunion below:


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Watch Anna Kendrick talk about the stresses of singing:


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Streep, Blunt and Pine talk about "Into the Woods" on "Entertainment Tonight":

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