A Hollywood Movie adaption of "Cats", directed by Tom Hooper, is set to begin filming late 2018, with a planned release date of December 20, 2019. The project is being adapted by Lee Hall, with choreography by Wayne McGregor. Taylor Swift was casted as one of the lead roles, as Bombalurina.
Taylor's character Bombalurina is described as an "adult, red, flirtatious cat."
The following information is known thus far:
|Director: Tom Hooper
|Universal Pictures and Working Title Films
|producers: Tim Bevan, Eric Fellner, Debra Hayward and Tom Hooper
|Lloyd Webber composed a new song
|Executive produce: Steven Spielberg
|screenwriter Lee Hall
|Actors: Taylor Swift, Anne Hathaway, Jennifer Hudson, James Corden, and Ian McKellen
|the Royal Ballet's resident choreographer, Wayne McGregor, was signed on to choreograph the film
|Filming at Warner Bros. Studios, Leavesden in England from November 12, 2018 to February 1, 2019.