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Maddie Ziegler Joins Steven Spielberg's 'West Side Story' - See the Full Cast!

Maggie Ziegler is joining the cast of Steven Spielberg‘s highly anticipated West Side Story reboot!

The 16-year-old star was revealed as a cast member on Tuesday (April 16), along with more than 50 actors, singers and dancers joining the ensemble cast of Sharks and Jets, the rival street gangs at the center of the musical’s love story.

Dear Evan Hansen star Mike Faist will play Riff, the leader of the Jets, while Puerto Rican singer-dancer Ana Isabelle will play Rosalia.

As previously announced, Rita Moreno will play Valentina, Ansel Elgort plays Tony, Rachel Zegler is Maria, Ariana DeBose will play Anita, David Alvarez is Bernardo, Josh Andrés Rivera stars as Chino, Corey Stoll plays Lieutenant Schrank and Brian d’Arcy James is Sergeant Krupke.

“One of our largest priorities was to find a caliber of triple-threats who could bring this film to life with great proficiency. West Side Story has influenced generations of dancers since its inception, and I am thrilled that we have found this extraordinary group to bring our new vision for the musical to the big screen,” said choreographer Justin Peck.

See the full list of actors joining the cast of West Side Story inside…More Here! »

Priyanka Chopra, Zach Braff & Zachary Quinto Attend 'Burn This' Opening Night

Priyanka Chopra stepped out to support the opening night of Burn This!

The 36-year-old actress looked lovely in yellow on her way inside the Hudson Theatre on Monday night (April 16) in New York City.

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Priyanka Chopra

She was also joined at the play by Zachary Quinto, Zach Braff, Ansel Elgort and Mike Faist.

Other attendees included Edie Falco, Jack Antonoff, Christian Slater and Annette Bening.

The Broadway play stars Adam Driver and Keri Russell and follows two unlikely strangers who are brought together by a mysterious death.

Burn This runs through July 14th.

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Benj Pasek & Justin Paul Are Halfway to EGOT After Tony Awards Win for 'Dear Evan Hansen'

Composers Justin Paul and Benj Pasek walk the red carpet together at the 2017 Tony Awards held at Radio City Music Hall on Sunday (June 11) in New York City

The guys just won the award for Best Original Score for writing the music and lyrics for the musical Dear Evan Hansen.

Also pictured in the gallery are the nominated featured actors from the show, Rachel Bay Jones and Mike Faist.

Pasek and Paul won an Oscar earlier this year for writing the song “City of Stars” for the movie La La Land. They are now halfway to an EGOT and have a chance at winning a Grammy next year for the Dear Evan Hansen album. The guys are also writing new music for their musical A Christmas Story‘s live production on Fox, which will make them eligible for an Emmy next year as well!

FYI: Benj is wearing Giorgio Armani. Justin is wearing Tom Ford. Rachel is wearing a Christian Siriano dress and Cadar jewels.

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Dear Evan Hansen's Ben Platt Once Stole a 'Harry Potter' Book

Ben Platt sits on stage alongside co-star Laura Dreyfuss during SiriusXM’s Town Hall with the original Broadway cast of Dear Evan Hansen on Friday (April 14) in New York City.

They were joined by the rest of the cast – Rachel Bay Jones, Jennifer Laura Thompson, Michael Park, Mike Faist, Kristolyn Lloyd, and Will Roland – as well as the creative team, including Oscar-winning songwriters Benj Pasek and Justin Paul.

In a new interview with Teen Vogue, Ben was asked to reveal the biggest lie he’s ever told as the Broadway musical is based on a lie that his character tells.

Ben opened up about being at sleep-away camp when the fifth Harry Potter book came out. All the kids’ parents sent them copies of the book, except his didn’t.

“In the middle of the night, I took another kid’s copy from my bunk and wrote my name in it, and put it on my bunk bed,” Ben said. “And then in the morning he just assumed that he lost his and assumed that mine had come in the mail and I completely got away with it. It certainly ate away at me – enough that I can still remember it, but I have never come clean. I don’t even remember his full name. I know it’s also Ben, which is why I thought to take his. So if he’s reading this, I’m really sorry and I hope you got to read the fifth Harry Potter.”

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