Disney just released never-before-seen footage of Emily Blunt as Mary Poppins from the musical “Mary Poppins Returns”.
In the all-new sequel to the 1964 “Mary Poppins” will be released on December 25, 2018.
On stage at the D23 Expo in Anaheim, Emily Blunt said “no one is ever going to out do Julie Andrews” when discussing her character.
“It’s my version of her,” she said.
Blunt was joined director and producer Rob Marshall to talk about the anticipated return of the enigmatic nanny
“I was incredibly honoured to be approached by Disney about directing a sequel. This is a brand new original film musical from top to bottom, which is very rare, and it is a wonderful opportunity to create something specifically for the screen,” he said.
See the footage here:
*This author travelled to Los Angeles as a guest of Disney.