Glinda and Elphaba’s theater reign is upon us. The long-awaited first trailer for Unhealthy: Half Oneprimarily based on the hit Broadway musical, debuted throughout the 2024 Tremendous Bowl on February 11. The photographs gave us a glimpse Ariana Grande And Cynthia Erivo as Glinda and Elphaba within the film musical, and begins off fairly dramatically. Probably the most beloved songs from the musical ‘Defying Gravity’ could be heard by means of the photographs.
The solid stars alongside Ariana and Cynthia Jonathan Bailey as Fiyero, Michelle Yeoh as Madame Morrible, Ethan Slater as Boq, and Jeff Goldblum as Oz. The solid was simply days away from filming when the SAG-AFTRA strike went into impact in July 2023. When the strike ended, manufacturing resumed in January 2024 and ended inside two days.
Unhealthy is split into two elements. It was initially supposed as one movie, however with one director Jon Chu introduced this in April 2022 Unhealthy would truly be became two movies. He wrote in his assertion that it was “changing into more and more clear that it could be not possible to grapple with the story Unhealthy in a single movie with out doing any actual injury to it.”
He added: ‘With more room we are able to inform the story of Unhealthy because it was meant to be instructed whereas bringing much more depth and shock to the journeys of those beloved characters… Cynthia, Ariana and I – and your complete solid and crew – promise nothing lower than to create an expertise that’s honors all of the followers who’ve been ready for this movie, and to ship an thrilling, fantastical world filled with dynamic characters that invitations those that are unfamiliar.
In 2023, Ariana wrote about how “grateful” she was to be part of it Unhealthy. “To be right here in Ozwhere on daily basis is life-changing,” her Instagram publish started. “I do not need it to finish. So whereas I am nonetheless right here, proper now, I simply wished to… specific my immense gratitude! and let my coronary heart overflow. I hope this is not all a dream, as a result of regardless of how current I attempt to be, it feels prefer it.”
Unhealthy: Half One will arrive simply in time for the 2024 vacation season. The movie will probably be launched on November 27, 2024. Unhealthy: Half Two will hit theaters a yr later, on November 26, 2025.