Who does Billy Porter play in the movie "Cinderella"? | World Fashion Channel

Who does Billy Porter play in the movie "Cinderella"?


Recently, Sony announced that in the new interpretationof "Cinderella" the role of the fairy godmother can be played by a man. The intrigue was incredible. Then it became known that negotiations were conducted with Billy Porter who won the Emmy award as the best dramatic performer in the show "Pose" in 2019. Finally,Porter confirmed all the rumors about his participation in the project. He did it during the New York film festival - it is he who will play the fairy godmother. 

The role of Cinderella is given to Camila Cabello, a singer of Cuban-American origin. She became very popular after participating in the TV show The X Factor. As a resultshe became a member of the group Fifth Harmony. And her solo single Havana for a long time was on the top of the international music charts, including the Billboard Hot 100.

The fact that the singer was chosen for the lead in the movieis not accidental – the new film adaptation of "Cinderella" will be a musical. The project will be produced by James Corden and Leo Pearlman, and directed by Kay Cannon, who wrote the script for the film "PitchPerfect".

The stepmother will be played by actress Indina Menzel, she is famous for performing the song "Let it go" in the cartoon "Frozen".

Unfortunately, the film won’t come out soon enough - February 5, 2021.