The film musical The Greatest Showman, about the life of P T Barnum is shooting in and around Brooklyn. As already announced Hugh Jackman who is also producing the film is to play Barnum founder of the circus that became the famous traveling Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus. with Michelle Williams playing his wife Charity Barnum.
The movie, also stars Rebecca Ferguson as Jenny Lind and Zac Efron as Phillip, is being directed by Michael Gracey; and features several songs written by the team of Benj Pasek and Justin Paul.
The movie has a US release date of 29th December 2017 with UK details still to b released.