Disney’s Live-Action “Cinderella” Finds its Princess (@disneypictures)

Disney’s Twitters were abuzz today as they announced that actress Lily James (Downton Abbey) has been cast as Cinderella in Disney’s upcoming live-action interpretation of the fairy tale. The film is being directed by Sir Kenneth Branagh and will star Cate Blanchett as the iconic evil stepmother. Cinderella is expected to be released in 2014.

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