‘Snow White’: Disney Taps ‘West Side Story’s Rachel Zegler To Play Title Role in Live-Action Adaptation Of Classic Animated Pic
EXCLUSIVE: Though her upcoming breakout role as Maria in Steven Spielberg’s new retelling of West Side Story doesn’t bow till this winter, Rachel Zegler looks to have already found her next big role in Disney’s latest live-action adaptation of an animated classic. Sources tell Deadline Zegler is set to star as Snow White in Walt Disney live-action adaptation of the film that started it all for studio’s legendary slated of animated features. Marc Webb will direct with Marc Platt producing. Production is expected to star in 2022.