Idina Menzel was interviewed by People and answered several questions, up Wicked, which the actress has interpreted many times in the theater and which will be directed by Jon M. Chu in the cinema, starring Cynthia Erivo and Ariana Grande. Here are Menzel’s words, in case you ask her to participate in the film.
“If they asked me to play you, at 51, I would absolutely accept … I would just ask that I put some Vaseline on the lenses, put on some green makeup and use CGI to make me look gorgeous. Anyway, the ship has sailed! “ Menzel said about the film; Wicked will be split into two parts, as confirmed in late April.
Stephen Schwartz wrote the script by Wicked, based on the novel Witch: Chronicles from the Kingdom of Oz in Revolt.
The stage musical has captivated millions of viewers, becoming one of the most loved shows on Broadway. Idina Menzel is famous all over the world thanks to the musical Wicked, which the actress has interpreted countless times on American and international stages.
It is a prequel to The Wizard of Oz and tells the relationship between Elphaba, the one who will be the Witch of the West and Galinda, the Good Witch of the North.
In November, a petition called for James Corden not to be cast in the film caused a sensation, after rumors of his inclusion in the film.