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‘Matilda the Musical’ Announces Netflix Release Date

‘Matilda the Musical’ Announces Netflix Release Date

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Netflix has just announced the release date of Matilda the Musicalthe film adaptation of the stage musical based on the 1988 Roald Dahl novel.

The movie is set to drop on Christmas day, December 25, 2022. It follows the story of Matilda, an extraordinary girl who, armed with a sharp mind and a vivid imagination, dares to take a stand to change her story with miraculous results.

The film stars Alisha Weir as Matilda, Emma Thompson as Miss Trunchbull, Lashana Lynch as Miss Honey, Stephen Graham as Mr. Wormwood, Andrea Riseborough as Mrs. Wormwood, and Sindhu Vee as Mrs. Phelps.

The stage production is written by Dennis Kelly and Tim Minchin and directed by Matthew Warchus. The upcoming film will also be written by Dennis Kelly, directed by Matthew Warchus, and will feature the original music and lyrics by Tim Minchin.

Matilda the Musical was last seen in the Philippines at The Theatre at Solaire in 2020 (GMG Productions) and at the Meralco Theater in 2017 (Atlantis Theatrical) starring Felicity Kyle Napuli, Esang De Torres, and Uma Martin, who alternated for the titular role.

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