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'In The Heights' Release Date Moved To Summer 2021

In The Heights‘ release date has been officially pushed back until 2021.

Warner Bros. Pictures revealed that the flick, based on Lin-Manuel Miranda‘s Broadway musical of the same name, has been moved from June 26, 2020 to June 18, 2021.

Jon M. Chu will direct the movie which stars Anthony Ramos, Corey Hawkins, Melissa Barrera, Leslie Grace, Jimmy Smits, Olga Merediz, Daphne Rubin-Vega, Stephanie Beatriz and Dascha Polanco.

In the Heights centers on a bodega owner, Usnavi, who has mixed feelings about closing his store and retiring to the Dominican Republic after he inherits his grandmother’s fortune.

See which other movie just got a new release date, too!

'In the Heights' Gets Very First Trailer - Watch Now!

The first trailer for In the Heights, the new movie-musical from Lin-Manuel Miranda, has just debuted!

The film stars Anthony Ramos, Corey Hawkins, Leslie Grace, Melissa Barrera, Olga Merediz, Daphne Rubin-Vega, Gregory Diaz IV, Stephanie Beatriz, Dascha Polanco, and Jimmy Smits.

Here’s a synopsis of the movie: Lights up on Washington Heights…The scent of a cafecito caliente hangs in the air just outside of the 181st Street subway stop, where a kaleidoscope of dreams rallies this vibrant and tight-knit community. At the intersection of it all is the likeable, magnetic bodega owner Usnavi (Ramos), who saves every penny from his daily grind as he hopes, imagines and sings about a better life.

The film will hit theaters on June 26, 2020.

Lin-Manuel Miranda Debuts 'In the Heights' First Look Teaser (Video)

In the Heights is coming!

Lin-Manuel Miranda tweeted the first-look teaser for the upcoming film adaptation of the Broadway play on Wednesday (December 11).

“This is the story of a block that was disappearing,” the clip teases, along with the title song being performed by an ensemble.

“The streets were made of music,” says Anthony Ramos as Usnavi de la Vega.

A full trailer for the Jon M. Chu-directed film, which is set to hit tears on June 26, 2020, will premiere on Thursday (December 12).

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Dascha Polanco & Anthony Ramos Team Up While Filming 'In The Heights'

Filming for In The Heights is well underway!

Co-stars Anthony Ramos, Dascha Polanco, and Stephanie Beatriz spent the afternoon filming scenes for the upcoming movie on Friday (June 21) in Washington Heights, New York.

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of In The Heights

In The Heights, 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.

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

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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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