Sparkling first trailer for Lin-Manuel Miranda's In The Heights debuts online
A first trailer for In The Heights, the big-screen adaptation of the musical of the same name, has arrived. Click below to watch it:
The musical, which was created by Quiara Alegría Hudes and Lin-Manuel Miranda, is set in the Washington Heights area of New York.
The film follows Usnavi, a corner shop owner who is developing mixed feelings about closing his store and retiring to the Dominican Republic after inheriting his grandmother's fortune.
We follow his decision-making and the cast of characters in his life over the course of the movie.
The film stars Anthony Ramos, Corey Hawkins, Melissa Barrera, Leslie Grace, Jimmy Smits, Olga Merediz, Daphne Rubin-Vega, Stephanie Beatriz and Dascha Polanco.
Jon M. Chu, director of Crazy Rich Asians, is in charge, working from a script from Hudes. Miranda has a small role and is a producer.
In The Heights will be released into UK cinemas in June 2020.