Emily Beecham (Into The Badlands) has joined Disney’s upcoming live-action feature Cruella.
Cruella is about a young Cruella de Vil, the ‘baddie’ from Disney classic 101 Dalmations. Craig Gillespie (I, Tonya) is directing and U.S. release date is set for May 28, 2021, Memorial Day weekend. Emma Stone stars as de Vil alongside Emma Thompson, Paul Walter Hauser and Joel Fry.
Beecham most recently starred with Ben Whishaw and Kerry Fox in drama-sci-fi Little Joe, which played in competition in Cannes and was picked up by Magnolia for U.S distribution.
Beecham was named Best Actress at Cannes 2019.