A brand new teaser of director Steven Spielberg’s highly-anticipated film West Aspect Story is out. The brief clip introduces the 2 lead characters Maria and Tony (Ansel Elgort and Rachel Zegler), and exhibits how their preliminary attraction and curiosity blossomed right into a romance.
The clip can also be particular because it options Academy Award-winner Rita Moreno performing the music “Someplace.”
Try the brand new teaser of West Aspect Story right here:
The Steven Spielberg directorial is an adaptation of the 1957 musical of the identical title. It was earlier tailored in 1961, with Robert Sensible and Jerome Robbins helming the undertaking.
The official synopsis of the film reads, “Directed by Academy Award winner Steven Spielberg, from a screenplay by Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award winner Tony Kushner, West Aspect Story tells the basic story of fierce rivalries and younger love in 1957 New York Metropolis. This reimagining of the beloved musical stars Ansel Elgort (Tony); Rachel Zegler (María); Ariana DeBose (Anita); David Alvarez (Bernardo); Mike Faist (Riff); Josh Andrés Rivera (Chino); Ana Isabelle (Rosalía); Corey Stoll (Lieutenant Schrank); Brian d’Arcy James (Officer Krupke); and Rita Moreno (as Valentina, who owns the nook retailer during which Tony works). Moreno – one among solely three artists to be honored with Academy, Emmy, GRAMMY, Tony and Peabody Awards – additionally serves as one of many movie’s government producers.”
West Aspect Story was earlier speculated to launch final yr. Nonetheless, as a result of pandemic, its launch date has now been pushed to December 10, 2021.