Lin-Manuel Miranda's Film Adaptation Of 'In The Heights' Postpones Release


Warner Brothers has postponed the release of the eagerly awaited film adaptation of Lin-Manuel Miranda and Quiara Alegría Hudes' Tony-winning musical In the Heights due to the coronavirus pandemic.

The film was originally set to come out on June 26. Variety reports that there is no rescheduled premiere date yet.

In the Heights stars Anthony Ramos as Usnavi, Corey Hawkins as Benny, Melissa Barrera as Vanessa, Leslie Grace as Nina, Olga Merediz as Abuela Claudia, Daphne Rubin-Vega as Daniela, Stephanie Beatriz as Carla, Dascha Polanco as Cuca, Gregory Diaz IV as Sonny, Marc Antony as Sonny's father, Jimmy Smits as Kevin Rosario, and Noah Catala as Graffiti Pete. Miranda also will make an appearance as Piraguero, the Washington Heights local who sells flavored ice from a cart.

Watch the trailer in the video player above.