Ryan Murphy, director of Netflix’s adaptation of “The Prom,” spoke today about the upcoming movie musical, starring Meryl Streep, Nicole Kidman, Ariana DeBose, Andrew Rannells, James Corden, Keegan-Michael Key, Kerry Washington, and more.
The film will be released December 4th on Netflix.
Murphy said that he sought out to make an “old fashioned movie musical,” and “a love letter to the Hollywood musicals we all grew up on.”
“I’ve never done something so old-fashioned. My work tends to be a little bit edgier. I really set out to make something that was for everyone, something that parents can watch with their kids,” he said.
He also talked a little bit about “Wear Your Crown,” the original song written exclusively for the film’s end credits.
“We wrote a song that was a sad song, but it didn’t fit with the tone of the movie. // Continue to the full article