EXCLUSIVE: Sony’s reimagining of the basic Cinderella fairytale is the newest manufacturing to pause taking pictures because the world grapples with the coronavirus pandemic.

This weekend, crew had been despatched dwelling from the mission, which was primarily based at Pinewood Studios. The studio confirmed to us at this time {that a} two-week hiatus is deliberate. The mission started rolling again in February.

Kay Cannon is directing the musical function, which stars Camila Cabella as Cinderella, Billy Porter because the Fairy Godmother, Nicholas Galitzine because the Prince, Minnie Driver as Queen Beatrice. James Corden additionally options within the solid and is Fulwell 73 banner is producing.

Movie and TV manufacturing within the UK gave the impression to be holding out for so long as attainable, however the dominoes started to fall in a serious manner at this time. On the TV aspect, we revealed that Netflix’s The Witcher grew to become the primary main UK present to halt manufacturing, adopted swiftly by BBC sequence Peaky Blinders and Line Of Responsibility.

Alongside the continued restrictions on public gatherings, which the UK authorities is predicted to extend this week, the difficulty for movie manufacturing can be the journey restrictions being imposed on a world foundation. The U.S. prolonged its journey ban to incorporate the UK and Eire this weekend, whereas the UK has suggested in opposition to residents travelling stateside in the course of the pandemic in all however important circumstances. U.S. residents stay free to journey between notes two nations however a nervousness over whether or not it will proceed to be the case has seen many fly dwelling from jobs in Europe.

Motion pictures to have closed down on this aspect of the pond embrace the Robert Pattinson-starring The Batman, which can be on a two-week delay, and Improbable Beasts 3.