Billy Porter (Pose) is set to join the cast of Sony’s adaption of the story of Cinderella.
The news was announced by Porter during a Question and Answer session that was held at the New Yorker Festival. While the actor is said to still be in talks it is expected that he will play the Fairy Godmother.
The actor, who recently won an Emmy for his role as Pray Tell in Pose, also said he’ll be directing an episode of the FX drama in the near future.
Camilla Cabello is set to star in this upcoming adaption of the beloved fairytale with Kay Cannon set to direct.
The remake of the fairytale is slated to release on February 5, 2021.