Mirror mirror on the wall, who’s the fairest of them all? It appears the answer is Rachel Zegler. The West Side Story actress has been confirmed as the lead in the live action remake of Disney’s classic Snow White.
Marc Webb will direct, with Marc Platt producing. Production is expected to start in 2022. Webb directed the 2012 Spider-Man reboot, The Amazing Spider-Man, and its 2014 sequel, The Amazing Spider-Man 2. Platt credits include Bridge of Spies, La La Land, and The Trial of the Chicago 7. He has also been nominated for the Academy Award for Best Picture.
The film is expected to enter production in 2022.
“Rachel’s extraordinary vocal abilities are just the beginning of her gifts. Her strength, intelligence and optimism will become an integral part of rediscovering the joy in this classic Disney fairytale.”Marc Webb