Rebecca Furguson Joins Hugh Jackman's 'The Greatest Showman on Earth'
Variety reports that Swedish star Rebecca Ferguson is in talks to join Hugh Jackman, Zac Efron, Michelle Williams, and Zendaya in the P.T. Barnum biopic The Greatest Showman on Earth.
Ferguson will play a Swede, opera singer Jenny Lindhe. From a script by Jenny Bicks, the series is a musical take on Barnum's life, focusing on his creation, the three-ring circus, as well as his infatuation with "Swedish Nightingale" Jenny Lind.
Ferguson next appears in The Girl on the Train with Emily Blunt. She is currently filming Life with Ryan Reynolds.