Originated by Bertie Carvel in the stage production, the role of the menacing Miss Trunchbull will be played by Emma Thompson (Love, Actually, Saving Mr Banks, The Children Act) in the film.
'As is Alisha Weir, but you probably don't know her so well'.
As for the rest of the cast, the only other key cast member confirmed so far is Lashana Lynchas Miss Honey, the sweet teacher who encourages Matilda and has an upsetting history with Miss Trunchbull.
Warchus said: 'Matilda will be an imaginative and fresh retelling of the award-winning musical, Matilda, featuring talented young newcomers, alongside established stars.
Matilda is based on Roald Dahl's 1988 novel of the same name.
Foden sinks Brighton for City
City turned the screws after the break and Mahrez again wasted a good opportunity, shooting wide after going clear. He failed to wrap up the points from the penalty spot in stoppage time after Sanchez brought down De Bruyne.
Berlusconi hospitalized in Monaco
The three-time former premier was hospitalised for 11 days in September after contracting covid-19, an experience he described as "the most unsafe ordeal of my life".
Snapchat va bannir définitivement Trump
Plus probablement: les sociétés sont arrivées à leurs propres conclusions ou ont été encouragées par les actions des autres ". Après Facebook, Twitter et YouTube , c'est au tour de Snapchat de prendre des mesures à l'encontre de Donald Trump .
Emma Thompson will play formidable headteacher Miss Trunchbull in Netflix's musical adaptation of Matilda. Thompson will be seen next in Cruella and last year starred in Last Christmas and TV series Years and Years.
Matilda The Musical will be directed by Matthew Warchus, who helmed the Broadway and the UK's West End shows.
Produced by Tim Bevan and Eric Fellner of Working Title, Jon Finn, and Luke Kelly of The Roald Dahl Story Company with Netflix, the film will be distributed worldwide by Netflix except in the United Kingdom, where TriStar Pictures will distribute in theaters.
Netflix's version will be written by Dennis Kelly, who has adapted it from the Tony and Olivier award-winning musical, which had original music and lyrics by Tim Minchin.
Dickson told Reuters that through March 30, disruptive passengers could face up to US$35,000 fines and possible jail time. Alaska Airlines on Thursday joined several other major airlines in making security adjustments during the coming days.
Eze released Benteke in on goal but his shot was tame and it was Eze's free kick which Tomkins headed against the crossbar. The 73-year-old singled out Palace rising star Eberechi Eze for his performance and attacking prowess from set pieces.
However, researchers are still figuring out how those components translate to protection against disease or transmission. A new national research project to study the effects of emerging mutations in SARS-CoV-2 is launched today [15 Jan].
The U20s edition of the Six Nations could be held in the summer as the World U20 Championship is not now scheduled to take place. Meanwhile, Edinburgh's PRO14 clash against Zebre has been moved forward to Saturday, January 23, with a 1pm kick-off time.
The administration of President Donald Trump has ratcheted up tension with China in his final weeks in office. And now with a few days left of the Trump administration , it looks like Xiaomi may have to "suffer".
China last month posted a trade surplus of US$78 billion, which analysts said was "at or near record levels". On the US-China surplus, she said coronavirus restrictions in the US would also have hit export capacity.
The now-fiancé's met after working together on The Voice over five years ago, with Blake popping the question in October 2020. After his New Year's Eve performance, Shelton saw criticism online - but he felt like it didn't "even deserve a response".
On Thursday, gold prices saw a decline of Rs 12 in the price of one gram of 22-carat gold, fixing its rate at Rs 4,846. However, silver is expensive in Chennai and Hyderabad as the same quantity of silver can be purchased for Rs 70,400.
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Jeremy Slater ( The Umbrella Academy; The Exorcist ) will serve as showrunner, and is leading the show's writing team. Spector also developed multiple personalities and personas, that allowed him to act as the Fist of Khonshu.
Suns-Hawks game postponed due to COVID protocols in Phoenix
Three additional National Basketball Association games were postponed Wednesday as the league continues to grapple with COVID-19. Young was clearly looking forward to the big-time matchup with the impressive Suns backcourt of Chris Paul and Devin Booker.
191 new COVID-19 cases, 5 deaths in Manitoba on Friday
Brent Roussin, the chief provincial public health officer, made the announcement Friday afternoon from the Manitoba Legislature. Two deaths were announced Thursday: a Winnipeg man in his 60s and a man from the Prairie Mountain health region in his 90s.