Disney want Adele to play Nancy in upcoming Oliver Twist musical movie... but she'll have to AUDITION like everyone else

Mail Online | 5/16/2018 | Andrew Bullock For Mailonline
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She's already got an Oscar under her belt, for providing James Bond movie Skyfall with it's eponymous theme song.

But music superstar Adele is yet to lend her singing, as well as her acting skills to the silver screen.

Disney - Up - Role - Nancy - Movie

That could be about to change, as Disney are allegedly eyeing her up for the role of Nancy in their movie version of the stage musical Oliver! based on Charles Dickens' classic Oliver Twist.

Yet, because Adele isn't known as an actress, she will have to audition for the role, like everyone else.

Sun - Adele - Treatment

As reported by The Sun, Adele, 30, 'will not be seen to be given preferential treatment'.

A source said: 'Bosses are still really keen to get Adele on board. They know she has a world class voice but want to see if she can sustain that while also acting and dancing.

'It - Production - People - Stamina

'It’s going to be a huge production and they need to cast the right people with enough stamina.

'There’s been a few bumps in the road on the project but everybody is quietly hopeful that once they get Adele in front of the panel they can move forward.'

Rumour - Eddie - Redmayne - Oscar - Winner

Rumour has it that Eddie Redmayne - another Oscar winner - is in the running for the iconic role of Fagin, Oliver's crooked mentor.

The production has been in the works since 2015, and has director Toby Haynes at the helm.

Style - Les - Misérables - Actors

It's thought to take on a similar style to 2012's Les Misérables, which was noted for having its actors -...
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