“Hamilton” Choreographer To Do “Cats”

Hamilton Choreographer To Do Cats

Andy Blankenbuehler, the choreographer for “Hamilton,” has signed on to choreograph the upcoming film adaptation of the hit Broadway musical “Cats” at Universal-Working Title.

Blankenbuehler has won three Tonys for his work, which has also included “Bandstand” and “In the Heights” and is currently working on FX’s upcoming limited series about the lives of Bob Fosse and Gwen Verd.

Taylor Swift, Idris Elba, Judi Dench, Francesca Hayward, Jason Derulo, Jennifer Hudson, James Corden, and Ian McKellan all star in the film which Tom Hooper will direct from a script he co-wrote with Lee Hall. It opens October next year.

Source: Variety