Scarlett Johansson To Star In The Sound Of Music

Scarlett Johansson
Variety is reporting that Andrew Lloyd Webber wants film star Scarlett Johansson to star in his upcoming revival of The Sound of Music. He has been planning the revival for some time. An opening looks likely for spring 2006. Trevor Nunn is in line to direct the musical.

In The Sound of Music, Maria, a failed nun is sent to become the governess for the seven children of retired naval captain Van Trapp. She teaches the children to sing and be children. She eventually falls in love with the captain and marries him. The entire family attempt to escape Nazi occupied Austria.

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