Filming Begins On Disney’s “Cinderella”

Principal photography has begun this week at Pinewood Studios in the UK on Disney’s live-action re-telling of “Cinderella” which Kenneth Branagh is directing.

Lily James (“Downton Abbey”) stars as Cinderella in the fairy tale, and the studio has released this first look photo which you can see below:

Filming will also take place at locations throughout England. Richard Madden (“Game of Thrones”) plays the Prince, Cate Blanchett is the infamous stepmother Lady Tremaine and Helena Bonham Carter will portray the Fairy Godmother.

Also starring are Holliday Grainger and Sophie McShera as Ella’s stepsisters Anastasia and Drisella; Stellan Skarsgard and Nonso Anozie as the Arch Grand Duke and the Prince’s loyal friend, the Captain; and acting legend Derek Jacobi as the King.

Simon Kinberg, Allison Shearmur and David Barron are producing.

Source: Disney Pictures