Into the Woods to Star Johnny Depp and Meryl Streep

by at . Comments

Johnny Depp and Meryl Streep are in final negotiations to star in Disney's adaptation of the Broadway musical Into the Woods.

  • Johnny Depp Sunglasses
  • Meryl Streep at the Golden Globes

The musical tells the story of a baker and his wife, who must reverse a witch's curse in order to have a child.

Along their journey, the meet several characters from famous Brother's Grimm fairy tales, including Jack and the Beanstalk, Cinderella, Little Red Riding Hood, and Rapunzel.

Streep would play the evil witch, with Depp presumably up for the role of the baker.

Into the Woods first ran on Broadway in 1987, with music and lyrics by Steven Sondheim. Rob Marshall will direct the film.

Tags: , , ,
Like Us On Facebook

More From The Hollywood Gossip

Ninja-turtles-9-slash-11-poster

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: 9/11 Poster Prompts Backlash

A poster promoting the Australian release of TMNT has created controversy. The unfortunate combo of image and release date has left many demanding that the poster be recalled.
The-hobbit-the-battle-of-the-five-armies-trailer

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies Trailer: It's Here!

The first trailer for The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies is here. Sit back and check it out now!
The-hunger-games-mockingjay-trailer

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Trailer: Will You Fight With Us?

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay trailer is here! Get your first look at the blockbuster now.
Ian-wins

2014 Young Hollywood Awards: And the Winners Are...

The winners of the 2014 Young Hollywood Awards are in. Did your favorite show/movie/star pick up any hardware?