The live action of the classic fairytale movie «Aladdin» is planning Disney studio, which was announced by the representative, the movies is to keep real to the characters nationality. Speaking to Collider, the film’s producer, Dan Lin, confirmed that Disney is looking forward to find key cast that matches the characters of the animated film.
Lin said that the film will be directed by famous director Guy Ritchie, who as rummors say wants to avoid the mistakes of the «Prince of Persia» (who used mostly white actors) and to make a real genuine «Aladdin». “When I came to make this film, I wanted to make a diverse version of the film,” said Lin. “Fortunately for me, Guy Ritchie had similar vision and Disney the same, so we are not here to make the Prince of Persia».
Lin confirmed that the transfer of the film will be a musical and predispose us that Ritchie is interested to find new actors for the roles of Aladdin and Jasmine. We are going to look for young actors, which will be a real challenge, not only because you need to know how to play but you should be able to sing, as well “said Lin.
The rehearsals will start in April while shooting will take place in a six-month period extending from July 2017 to January 2018.