In the Heights is one of the most awaited movies of this year. Directed by Jon M. Chu, the musical drama brings together a highly talented list of actors.
The film is inspired by a stage musical of the original name by Hudes and Lin-Manuel Miranda. With Miranda even appearing in the film. Although it seems long now, we may not have much longer before the film hits the theaters.
So let’s see all the information and updates we have on In the Heights’s scheduled release date, the potential plot, and who will be in the upcoming cast.
When is it Release Date for In the Heights?
The movie has been in works for a while now. After rather lengthy pre-production, filming for the film finally began last year. With the shooting wrapped up, the movie was initially set for a theatrical release this summer.
But as has been the case, the movie was forced to delay its release under the light of the ongoing crisis. It is another movie to fall prey to the pandemic. Fortunately, despite the delay, it is not going to belong. The movie is expected to release on June 18, 2021.
Who are in the Cast of In the Heights?
As you may all be guessing what is the potential cast is going to be like for, In the Heights, we have all the details you would want to know before you start searching online about the upcoming movie because we have the answers.
Anthony Ramos is going to be seen in the movie as Usnavi. He was also seen alongside Miranda in the original musical. So perfecting his role is not going to be challenging for him. Joining him will be Corey Hawkins and Leslie Grace.
Other members of the cast will have Melissa Barrera, Olga Merediz, and Daphne Rubin-Vega. Moreover, Miranda will be joining the movie as Mr. Piragüero.
What will be the Plot for In the Heights?
While you may all be wondering what the plot is going to be like for, In the Heights, we have all the information you would want to know before you start looking for spoilers anywhere else. So here you have it-
Warner Bros has been very public with the production of the film. Recently released a short premise for the film. It states,
“Lights up on Washington Heights… The scent of a cafecito caliente hangs in the air just outside of the 181st Street subway stop, where a kaleidoscope of dreams rallies this vibrant and tight-knit community.
At the intersection of it all is the likable, magnetic bodega owner Usnavi (Anthony Ramos), who saves every penny from his daily grind as he hopes, imagines, and sings about a better life.”