Bailey is a ordinary lead within the Netflix Bridgerton sequence, the place he performs Anthony Bridgerton, and has additionally gave the impression onstage, maximum not too long ago within the West Finish manufacturing of Mike Bartlett’s play Cock. He’s additionally gave the impression in musicals, together with the 2019 West Finish revival of Corporate. He’s going to play Fiyero in Depraved.
Selection first reported that Bailey used to be in talks for the position, and Chu adopted up on Twitter to substantiate Wednesday, writing, “He’s easiest, they’re easiest. They’d be easiest in combination. Born to be perpetually….. I’m too excited to fake this hasn’t been going down. We’ve a Fiyero!”
As introduced in April, the Depraved film will be split into two movies. The primary movie is scheduled to debut Dec. 25, 2024, and the second one is scheduled for Christmas Day 2025.
Erivo is starring as Elphaba and Grande is starring as Glinda.
Common has been growing the movie since 2004. The film, tailored from the unconventional via Gregory Maguire, is a prequel to The Wizard of Ounces and follows the school-age friendship between Elphaba, the Depraved Witch of the West, and Glinda the Excellent Witch. Fiyero is the principle love pastime within the tale.