The actress would join Meryl Streep, Johnny Depp, Jake Gyllenhaal and Chris Pine in this dark rendition of the classic fairy tale, which centers a cursed baker and his wife. The couple travel into the woods to confront a witch, who casts a spell on them preventing them from bearing children. On their journey, they meet classic characters such as Rapunzel, Cinderella and Little Red Riding Hood.
Tracey Ullman will play the mother of Jack the Giant Killer. Meryl Streep is portraying the witch with Johnny Depp as the fairytales big bad wolf. Jake Gyllenhaal and Chris Pine are set to play Cinderella and Rapunzel's self centered princes.
Rob Marshall is directing from a script provided by James Lapine. Production is scheduled to begin this fall.
Into the Woods was released December 25th, 2014 and stars Anna Kendrick, Emily Blunt, Johnny Depp, Chris Pine, Meryl Streep, Christine Baranski, Lucy Punch, James Corden. The film is directed by Rob Marshall.