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Lin-Manuel Miranda Joins Cast of 'In The Heights' Movie As...

Lin-Manuel Miranda has joined the cast of the upcoming movie musical In The Heights!

The 39-year-old actor and composer wrote the musical and won the Tony Award for Best Original Score. He also starred in the Broadway production as the lead role Usnavi.

Lin announced that he will appear in the movie as Piraguero, aka the Piragua Guy!

“One last bit of casting. [Rolls piragua cart on set...] (See you on set),” Lin wrote on his Twitter account with the below graphic.

The film version of In The Heights will hit theaters on June 26, 2020. Make sure to see all the photos from set so far!

Anthony Ramos & Co-Stars Film '96,000' Scene for 'In the Heights' Movie!

Anthony Ramos films a scene with Corey Hawkins for their upcoming movie In the Heights on Wednesday afternoon (June 12) in the Washington Heights neighborhood of New York City.

The guys filmed the musical’s pivotal “96,000″ scene alongside co-stars Gregory Diaz IV as Sonny and Noah Catala is Graffiti Pete.

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics from the set of In the Heights

The movie is based on the hit show by Lin-Manuel Miranda, which won the award for Best Musical in 2008.

The film adaptation of In the Heights will hit theaters on June 26, 2020.

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Anthony Ramos as Usnavi on 'In the Heights' Set - First Look!

Anthony Ramos is joined by co-star Melissa Barrera on the set of their upcoming movie musical In the Heights on Friday (June 7) in New York City.

This is the first time that we’ve seen Anthony in costume as lead character Usnavi!

Lin-Manuel Miranda, who wrote the Broadway musical In the Heights, also played Usnavi in the production and earned a Tony nomination for his performance.

Lin later worked with Anthony in the musical Hamilton, playing his father. It’s serendipitous that the young actor is taking over this role for the movie version!

You might also remember Anthony from his work in A Star is Born, in which he played Ally’s best friend who stands on stage during “Shallow.”

Make sure to see all the other In the Heights set photos from this week: [Post 1] [Post 2] [Post 3] [Post 4]

10+ pictures inside of Anthony Ramos and Melissa Barrera on set… More Here! »

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Marc Anthony Arrives to Shoot Scenes for 'In The Heights' Movie in NYC!

Marc Anthony is ready for his close-up!

The 50-year-old performer was spotted arriving to the set of the upcoming In The Heights movie for the first time on Friday (June 7) in New York City.

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Marc Anthony

The movie, set to be released in June of 2020, is a feature version of the Broadway musical, in which a bodega owner has mixed feelings about closing his store and retiring to the Dominican Republic after inheriting his grandmother’s fortune.

Marc will portray the father of Sonny (Gregory Diaz IV), the younger cousin of the lead character Unsavi (Anthony Ramos).

“Okay I actually can’t hold it in anymore. Sonny’s father will be played by Marc Anthony. It’s a brief but pivotal role. …And I still can’t believe it,” Lin-Manuel Miranda revealed one day before on Twitter.

Earlier in the week, Leslie Grace and Corey Hawkins were seen shooting a scene. Find out what they were performing!

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Leslie Grace & Corey Hawkins Film 'When You're Home' Scene for 'In The Heights' Movie!

Leslie Grace, Corey Hawkins and Jon M. Chu are filming scenes for In The Heights!

The co-stars and director were spotted filming the “When You’re Home” scene from Act I of the musical on Wednesday (June 5) in New York City.

The upcoming film feature version of the Broadway musical follows a bodega owner who has mixed feelings about closing his store and retiring to the Dominican Republic after inheriting his grandmother’s fortune.

Jon is directing the film, which features Leslie as Nina and Corey as Benny.

The show was nominated for 13 Tony Awards, and won four of them, including Best Musical in 2008.

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Leslie Grace Films 'Breathe' Scene for 'In the Heights' Movie!

Leslie Grace walks the streets while filming a scene for the upcoming film adaptation of the musical In the Heights on Tuesday (June 4) in New York City.

The 24-year-old singer is playing the lead role of Nina and she was spotted filming the “Breathe” scene. This is Nina’s big solo song in act one of the musical!

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Leslie Grace

Jon M. Chu, who is directing the movie, was seen on set with Leslie.

Make sure to check out photos of Melissa Barrera working on her first scenes as well!

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