Royal Ballet Principal Dancer Francesca Hayward Boards Cats Film

Film & TV News   Royal Ballet Principal Dancer Francesca Hayward Boards Cats Film
 
Her character, the white kitten Victoria, has been added for the film adaptation.
Francesca Hayward
Francesca Hayward Helen Maybanks/The Royal Ballet

Royal Ballet principal dancer Francesca Haward will star as Victoria, the white kitten, in the upcoming film adaptation of Cats. The character is an addition for the film adaptation of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s long-running hit musical. Deadline reports that Lloyd Webber has written a new song for the new role.

Read: WHAT WE KNOW ABOUT THE CATS MOVIE SO FAR


The film will also feature Judi Dench, Idris Elba, Jennifer Hudson, Taylor Swift, James Corden, Ian McKellen, Laurie Davidson, and Mette Towley.

Rehearsals are currently underway. Cats is set to debut in theatres December 20, 2019.

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