Following its debut on tonight’s Grammy Show 2021, The Walt Disney Company has released a sneak peek plus three additional stills from its new live-action film. Cruella, starring Oscar winners Emma Stone and Emma Thompson, directed by Craig Gillespie. The film will open on Friday, May 28.
Oscar winner Emma Stone (“La La Land”) stars in Disney’s “Cruella,” a new live-action feature film about the early rebellious days of one of the most notorious – and notoriously fashionable – villains, the legendary Cruella de Vil. . “Cruella”, set in 1970s London amid the punk rock revolution, follows a young con artist named Estella, a smart and creative girl determined to make a name for herself with her designs. She befriends a pair of young thieves who appreciate her appetite for mischief, and together they can build a life for themselves on the streets of London. One day, Estella’s taste for fashion catches the eye of Baroness von Hellman, a fashion legend who is devastatingly stylish and terrifying, played by two-time Oscar® winner Emma Thompson (“Howards End,” “Sense & Sensibility “). But their relationship sets off a course of events and revelations that will see Estella embrace her wicked side and become the raucous, fashionable, and vindictive Cruella.
Disney’s “Cruella” is directed by Craig Gillespie (“I Tonya”) and produced by Andrew Gunn (“Freaky Friday”), Marc Platt (“Mary Poppins Returns”) and Kristin Burr (“Christopher Robin”), with Emma Stone. and Michelle Wright (“Baby Driver”) as executive producer. Two-time Oscar®-winning costume designer Jenny Beavan (“Mad Max: Fury Road,” “A Room with a View”) creates the dazzling and imaginative costumes that take on a life of their own.