The Greatest Showman Trailer

Hugh Jackman heads back to musical territory with this visual extravaganza The Greatest Showman. Directed by another Aussie export Michael Gracey, Fox are backing this puppy for Oscars as they’ve set it to release on Boxing Day. The same date big Hughy’s other musical Les Miserables released a few years back!

Synopsis:  “The Greatest Showman” is a bold and original musical that celebrates the birth of show business and the sense of wonder we feel when dreams come to life. Inspired by the ambition and imagination of P.T. Barnum, “”The Greatest Showman”” tells the story of a visionary who rose from nothing to create a mesmerising spectacle that became a worldwide sensation. “The Greatest Showman” is directed by exciting new filmmaker, Australia’s Michael Gracey, with songs by Academy Award winners Benji Pasek and Justin Paul (“La La Land”) and starring Academy Award nominee Hugh Jackman. Jackman is joined by Academy Award nominee Michelle Williams, Zendaya, Zac Efron and Rebecca Ferguson.

THE GREATEST SHOWMAN releases on 26 DECEMBER, 2017 in AUSTRALIA through 20th CENTURY FOX