The trailer for the Les Misérables movie has officially been released. A film version of the stage musical by Alain Boublil and Claude-Michel Schönberg, based on the 1862 French novel by Victor Hugo, Les Misérables follows the story of “ex-prisoner Jean Valjean, hunted for decades by the ruthless policeman Javert after he breaks parole. When Valjean agrees to care for factory worker Fantine’s young daughter, Cosette, their lives … Continue reading ‘Les Misérables’ Movie Trailer Released!
It’s been announced that Samantha Barks, who played Eponine in the 25th anniversary concert of Les Miserables, will be playing the coveted role in the film version of the show. According to BroadwayWorld.com, Cameron Mackintosh delivered the good news live on stage after the Manchester Theatre’s production of Oliver!, which Barks currently stars in as Nancy. The announcement seemed to come as a surprise to … Continue reading Breaking News: Samantha Barks – NOT Taylor Swift – Will Play Eponine In ‘Les Miserables’