In the Heights footage & poster announce trailer tomorrow!
As an early holiday surprise for fans, Warner Bros. has debuted the first footage and poster for the upcoming feature adaptation of Lin-Manuel Miranda (His Dark Material)’s musical In the Heights to reveal the full trailer will premiere tomorrow! Check out the various footage and behind-the-scenes looks at the musical below and the poster in the gallery below!
In the Heights is set in Washington Heights in New York City and focuses on a bodega owner who is closing his store and retiring to the Dominican Republic after inheriting his grandmother’s fortune. The musical won the 2008 Tony Award for Best Musical.
Jon M. Chu (Crazy Rich Asians) will direct from a script written by Quiara Alegría Hudes (Hamilton). Miranda, Anthony Bregman, Mara Jacobs, and Scott Sanders will serve as producers on the project. Miranda portrayed the lead role of Usnavi in the Broadway musical, and also wrote the music and lyrics.
In the Heights will debut in theaters June 26, 2020.