According to Variety, Colin Firth is joining the cast of Disney’s Mary Poppins Returns. He is set to play William Weatherall Wilkins, President of Fidelity Fiduciary Bank.
Starring Broadway star Lin-Manuel Miranda, Emily Blunt, and Meryl Streep. The film is set 25 years after the original movie.
Mary Poppins Returns will be directed by Rob Marshall and it’s slated for a Dec. 25, 2018 release.