Hamilton director Lin-Manuel Miranda to adapt Fiddler On The Roof for new movie

Hamilton director Lin-Manuel Miranda to adapt Fiddler On The Roof for new movie

Thomas Kail, who helped Lin-Manuel Miranda bring his visionary historical musical to the stage, will work on the film version of the Tony Award-winning 1964 stage venture.“It has been a life-long dream of mine to direct Fiddler, though I always imagined I would do it on stage," Kail said in a statement. "I am overjoyed to have the opportunity to make a new film version of my favorite show with Mike DeLuca at MGM, where so many transcendent musical movies have been made."Kail has also tasted success on the small screen recently with his award-winning series Fosse/Verdon and the TV musical Greas...


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