‘Snow White’: Disney Taps ‘West Side Story’s Rachel Zegler To Play Title Role in Live-Action Adaptation Of Classic Animated Pic https://t.co/I8BGPt3Nwy— Deadline Hollywood (@DEADLINE) June 22, 2021
Sources tell Deadline Rachel Zegler (West Side Story) is set to star as Snow White in Walt Disney live-action adaptation of the film that started it all for studio’s legendary slated of animated features. Marc Webb will direct with Marc Platt producing. Production is expected to star in 2022.
“Rachel’s extraordinary vocal abilities are just the beginning of her gifts. Her strength, intelligence and optimism will become an integral part of rediscovering the joy in this classic Disney fairytale,” says Webb.