Disney Releases First Image Of Emily Blunt In Mary Poppins Returns
Disney has released the first image from Mary Poppins Returns starring Emily Blunt in the titular role. The film is a sequel to the 1964 pic Mary Poppins, which starred Julie Andrews.
Set 25 years after the original, Mary Poppins Returns will feature Mary Poppins, the former nanny of Jane and Michael Banks, re-visiting them after a tragedy in the family leaves them numb and joyless. The film is scheduled for release on December 25, 2018, giving it one of the longest gaps between film sequels in history.
Mary Poppins Returns also stars Lin-Manuel Miranda, Meryl Streep, Ben Whishaw, Emily Mortimer, Julie Walters and Colin Firth.