According to a recent article by Playbill, Rebel Wilson is all set to join the cast of the upcoming Cats movie, which will be premiering in December, 2019. Wilson is known primarily for her roles in the Pitch Perfect movies that have risen to great success in recent years.
Rebel Wilson will play the character “Jennyanydots” in the Cats movie.
Playbill reports that Wilson is only one among a long and growing list of celebrities who have been announced as part of the Cats movie in recent months. Taylor Swift, Idris Elba, and Jennifer Hudson will also be playing roles in the up and coming motion picture. This movie will be directed by the legendary Tom Hooper. Read more: Stunning Transformation Rebel Wilson | The List and Rebel Wilson Joins Cats Movie Musical
Vulture explains Wilson’s role in Cats as an old, lazy cat who enjoys cooking and home economics. She also loves to dance and teach her skills to mice!
Cats was originally an onstage musical written by the great Andrew Lloyd Webber.
Fans are expected to hear many more details about the movie over the next several months. After all, we do have over a year until it is set to premiere in theaters! Read more: Rebel Wilson Isn’t it Romantic First Book
Rebel Wilson is originally from Australia. Her parents bred Beagle dogs on a professional level. Wilson describes her young self as being shy and socially awkward, a quality that she seems to have long grown out of. Wilson spent a year in South Africa as part of Australia’s Rotary International Youth Ambassador Program.
Wilson was born on March 2, 1980. Her college career earned her both a Bachelor of Arts and a Bachelor of Laws. Eventually, she was inspired to pursue acting. Her acting career began with her appearing at the prestigious Sydney Theatre Company.
Eventually, she moved and came to the United States. However, Wilson still considers Australia to truly be her home. At this time, Wilson has not yet become an American citizen.
Rebel Wilson has starred in major Hollywood films such as Bridesmaids, Pitch Perfect, and even Grimsby.