Disney Announces 'Cruella' with Emma Stone and Emma Thompsonby ZachPerilstein
Cruella will be set in 1970s London. Emma Stone is confirmed to be playing the iconic Disney villain Cruella de Vil.
Cruella will have a punk rock feel. This will be a different take than the animated counterpart. The film is a prequel story to Cruella's time in 101 Dalmatians.
The film also stars Emma Thompson, along with Paul Walter Hauser and Joel Fry. Cruella was directed by Craig Gillespie. Tony McNamara wrote the latest version of the script, the first version came from Dana Fox.
Cruella is produced by Marc Platt, Kristin Burr, and Andrew Gunn. The film was originally going to come out during Christmas 2020. Cruella is now being released on May 28, 2021.