The primary trailer for Steven Spielberg’s remake of “West Aspect Story” premiered Sunday evening through the 2021 Oscars.
The Academy Award-winner’s model stars Ansel Elgort as Tony, newcomer Rachel Zegler as Maria, Ariana DeBose as Anita, and David Alvarez as Bernardo.
“West Aspect Story” was first a Broadway musical, which debuted in 1957. It was written by Arthur Laurents with music by Leonard Bernstein, lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, together with idea, route and choreography by Jerome Robbins.
Just a few years later, in 1961, the musical/romance was made into a movie, directed by Robbins and Robert Sensible. It gained 10 Oscars together with greatest image, greatest director, greatest cinematography, and greatest supporting actress for Rita Morena who performed Anita.
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Impressed by the traditional story of “Romeo and Juliet,” “West Aspect Story” tells a star-crossed love story between two folks from rival New York Metropolis gangs, the Jets and the Sharks.
The movie’s authentic launch date was delayed due to the continuing pandemic however is now as a result of hit theaters on December 10.
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“This has been a journey with out priority: a joyful, beautiful, transferring, endlessly stunning encounter with the story and rating of one of many world’s best musicals,” Spielberg wrote when he wrapped the movie in October 2019.
“We filmed West Aspect Story throughout New York, Flatbush to Fort Tryon Park. Town lent us its magnificence and its power, and we drew deeply upon its grand multicultural, multifaceted spirit.”
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In Spielberg’s adaptation, Morena has returned to play a brand new function.