20th Century Fox has released the first official trailer for The Greatest Showman, giving us our first look at Hugh Jackman’s upcoming true story/musical. The film has been a passion project of Jackman’s for several years and is finally making its way to the big screen.
Directed by Michael Gracey, The Greatest Showman tells the true story of P.T. Barnum, who founded the circus that became the famous travelling Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus. The film will be Jackman’s first since leaving the role of Wolverine in Logan and will be the first cinematic musical that the actor has done since Les Misérables.
Watch the trailer below and discover that no one the same and everyone is special!
Inspired by the imagination of P.T. Barnum, The Greatest Showman is an original musical that celebrates the birth of show business & tells of a visionary who rose from nothing to create a spectacle that became a worldwide sensation.
Directed by Michael Gracey, the film stars Hugh Jackman (Logan), Zac Efron (Baywatch), Zendaya (Spider-Man: Homecoming) and Michelle Williams (Manchester By The Sea). The film will land in theatres on Christmas day!