El­gort feels pretty great

The Galloway News - - REVIEWS -

Steven Spiel­berg has found his lead­ing man for the leg­endary direc­tor’s re­make of clas­sic mu­si­cal West Side Story.

Baby Driver and Hunger Games star Ansel El­gort (pic­tured, right) will play Tony in the up­dated tale of war­ring New York City gangs the Jets and the Sharks.

Also nab­bing a new role in a re­boot is Sam Claflin af­ter he joined El­iz­a­beth Banks’ mod­ern take on Char­lie’s An­gels.

Claflin’s part re­mains a mys­tery for now but he will line up along­side ti­t­u­lar trio Kris­ten Stewart, Naomi Scott and Ella Balin­ska in the Septem­ber 2019 re­lease.

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