Production is well underway for Disney’s upcoming Peter Pan & Wendy, a live-action adaptation of the animated classic, Peter Pan.
IMDB has revealed that several new cast members have been added. According to The Disinsider, they’ve learned that this cast list is accurate. Supposedly, the new members have been cast as the rambunctious children known as The Lost Boys, consisting of Slightly, Nibs, The Twins, Cubby, and Tootles.
Here is a breakdown of the new cast and their assigned roles:
- Noah Matthews Matofsky as Slightly,
- Sebastian Billingsley-Rodriguez as Nibs,
- Skyler and Kelsey Yates as The Twins,
- Florence Bensberg as Curly,
- Caelan Edie as Tootles
Cubby has been renamed Curly, which is more in line with the original novel. Additionally, new characters for the upcoming remake include Birdie, played by Diana Tsoy, and Bellweather played by Felix de Sousa.
Peter Pan and Wendy is directed by David Lowery (Pete’s Dragon) with actor Jude Law playing the infamous Captain Hook. The cast also includes newcomer Alexander Molony and Ever Anderson as the titular characters. Yara Shahidi will play Tinkerbell with Alyssa Alook set to play the pivotal Tiger Lily.
Production began in March and is currently filming in Vancouver. Peter Pan & Wendy is expected to release in 2022 on Disney+.