It’s time to go to promenade later this yr.
Ryan Murphy’s upcoming Netflix adaptation of “The Promenade” will launch on Dec. 11, the acclaimed creator introduced on Instagram on Sunday.
“On December 11, let Netflix take you to the Promenade you didn’t get this yr,” Murphy wrote on Instagram with a flashy signal highlighting its star-studded solid together with Meryl Streep, James Corden, Nicole Kidman and Kerry Washington.
“The Promenade” was initially a Broadway musical that debuted in 2018. It was primarily based on an unique idea by Jack Viertel with music by Matthew Sklar and lyrics by Chad Beguelin. The musical follows 4 Broadway actors who journey to a conservative Indiana city to assist a lesbian scholar who’s banned from bringing her girlfriend to her highschool promenade. The present was nominated for six Tony Awards, together with greatest musical, unique rating, and lead actor and lead actress in a musical.
Murphy directed the movie adaptation, and Martin and Beguelin wrote the screenplay and served as producers. It is going to be the primary movie mission beneath Murphy’s groundbreaking Netflix deal, which was inked in 2018 after his departure from Fox and was estimated to be value as much as $300 million.
Manufacturing on “The Promenade” was briefly shut down in Los Angeles as a result of coronavirus pandemic, however as soon as the trade started to reopen, the movie was in a position to end capturing.
On a current episode of Selection’s “The Huge Ticket” podcast, Washington praised her fellow solid members Ariana Debose and Streep.
“[Debose] is Anita in Steven Spielberg’s ‘West Facet Story’ and she or he’s simply so good. And she or he was the Bullet in ‘Hamilton.’ I’m actually excited for everyone to see her within the movie,” she stated. “Meryl Streep is phenomenal. She’s at all times phenomenal, however I’m telling you, in ‘The Promenade,’ it’s like simply being there throughout filming. I used to be like, ‘She’s unbelievable.’”