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Idina Menzel being eyed to play Cinderella's stepmother

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Seems like Camila Cabello's 'Cinderella' has found its stepmother as Grammy-winning actor Idina Menzel is being eyed for the role.

The Tony award winner is poised to essay Evelyn, Cinderella's evil stepmom, reported Deadline.

The news comes a day after 'Pose' actor Billy Porter was reported to be in negotiations for playing the fairy godmother in the modern reimagining of the classic fairytale.

Cabello will be seen in the titular role in the upcoming Disney feature which is set to film in London next year in February. Kay Cannon directorial is being produced by James Corden, Leo Pearlman and Jonathan Kadin.

Menzel, on her work front, has lent her voice to Elsa in Disney's 'Frozen', the sequel to which will open on November 22. Some of her other credits include Disney's 'Enchanted', upcoming crime drama 'Uncut Gems'.

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

First Published: Sat, October 12 2019. 04:11 IST