(David Gewirtzman’s article appeared on Playbill Online; via Pam Green.)

The following is a list of stage musicals announced to be adapted as films. If you would like to submit any updates, please emaildgewirtzman@playbill.com.

UPCOMING

BEAUTY AND THE BEAST 
• Release Date: March 17, 2017 
• Production Company: Mandeville Films, Walt Disney Pictures 
• Screenplay: Stephen Chbosky 
• Director: Bill Condon 
• Cast: Emma Watson, Dan Stevens, Luke Evans, Josh Gad, Audra McDonald, Ian McKellenKevin Kline, Emma Thompson 
• A live-action adaptation of Alan Menken, Howard Ashman and Linda Woolverton's musical based on the classic fairy tale. 
• Latest Update: Live-Action Beauty and the Beast Film Sounds "Spine Tingling" (3/3/2016)

IN PRODUCTION

HELLO AGAIN 
• Production Company: SPEAKproductions 
• Screenplay: Cory Krueckeberg 
• Director: Tom Gustafson 
• Cast: Audra McDonaldCheyenne Jackson, T.R. Knight, Martha Plimpton, Rumer Willis, Jenna Ushkowitz 
• An adaptation of Michael John LaChiusa's musical based on Arthur Schnitzler's La Ronde
• Latest Update: Audra McDonald Transforms Into "Pop Diva" in First Glimpse of Hello Again Movie (12/23/2015)

IN DEVELOPMENT

13 
• Production Company: CBS Films 
• Screenplay: Bert V. Royal 
• Director: TBA 
• Cast: TBA 
• An adaptation of Jason Robert Brown, Dan Elish and Robert Horn's musical about a teenager who moves from New York City to small-town Indiana. 
• Latest Update: Teenage Dream! CBS Films Will Bring Jason Robert Brown's 13 to the Big Screen (8/12/2014)

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