Stephen Spielberg's upcoming film adaptation of West Side Story has some new cast members!
Tony Award nominee Mike Faist will play "Riff," Paloma Garcia-Lee will play Riff's girlfriend "Graziella," Puerto Rican singer and dancer Ana Isabelle as "Rosalia," and Dance Moms' Maddie Ziegler as a member of the Jets.
Previously announced cast members include: Ansel Elgort as "Tony." Rachel Zegler as "Maria," Tony nominee Ariana DeBose as "Anita," David Alvarez as "Bernardo," Josh Andrés Rivera as "Chino," Brian d’Arcy James as "Officer Krupke," Corey Stoll as "Lieutenant Schrank," and EGOT winner and West Side Story Oscar winner Rita Moreno as "Valentina" (a new take on the musical’s Doc).
The Jets chorus will include Brianna Abruzzo, Kyle Allen, Kyle Coffman, Ben Cook, Harrison Coll, Kevin Csolak, Kellie Drobnick, Julian Elia, Myles Erlick, Leigh-Ann Esty, Sara Esty, John Michael Fiumara, Garett Hawe, Patrick Higgins, Sean Harrison Jones, Eloise Kropp, Lauren Leach, Jess LeProtto, Skye Mattox, Ezra Menas, Adriana Pierce, Brittany Pollack, Daniel Patrick Russell, Talia Ryder, Jonalyn Saxer, and Halli Toland.
The Sharks will include David Aviles Morales, Yesenia Ayala, María Alejandra Castillo, Annelise Cepero, Andrei Chagas, Jeanette Delgado, Kelvin Delgado, Gaby Diaz, Yurel Echezarreta, Adriel Flete, Carlos E. Gonzalez, David Guzman, Jacob Guzman, Ana Isabelle, Melody Martí, Ilda Mason, Juliette Feliciano Ortiz, Edriz E. Rosa Pérez, Maria Alexis Rodriguez, Julius Anthony Rubio, Carlos Sánchez Falú, Sebastian Serra , Gabriela Soto, Ricky Ubeda, Tanairi Vazquez, Jamila Velazquez, Isabella Ward, and Ricardo Zayas.
Can't wait to see the production on the big screen!