Mary Poppins Returns is an all new original musical and is a sequel to the original movie. Starring Emily Blunt as Mary Poppins, she is back to help the next generation of the Banks family find the joy and wonder missing in their lives following a personal loss.
The practically-perfect nanny with unique magical skills can turn any ordinary task into an unforgettable, fantastic adventure. The film also stars Lin-Manuel Miranda (Hamilton) who plays her friend Jack. Jack is an optimistic street lamplighter who helps bring light and life to the streets of London.
The movie is directed by Rob Marshall who also made Memoirs of a Geisha and Into The Woods. The film features all new original songs and also stars Ben Whishaw, Emily Mortimer, Julie Walters, Colin Firth, Meryl Streep and Angela Lansbury appears as the Balloon Lady. Even Dick Van Dyke is back as Mr. Dawes, Jr., the retired chairman of the bank now run by Firth’s character. Let's hope his British accent is slightly better this time around! Mary Poppins Returns will be in cinemas on December 19th!
If you can't wait until then to entertain the kids then check out all of the great Family & Children movies and shows we've already reviewed for you!