Zac Efron, Zendaya tease ‘The Greatest Showman’ trailer

Ladies and Gentlemen, Twentieth Century FOX has shared the first look at the bold and original new musical, THE GREATEST SHOWMAN!As a child, I went to Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus numerous times. Hugh Jackman was great in the musical Les Misérables, one the film’s best actor/singers in the film. “Every one of us is special and nobody is like anyone else”, he says.The trailer begins with Jackman being fired from his job. Michelle Williams portrays his wife, Charity, while Zac Efron stars as Barnum’s business partner – who falls in love with a trapeze artist played by Zendaya. Behind the camera for the project is Australian film and commercial director, Michael Gracey.Hugh Jackman has had plenty of practice being a showman in front of a captive audience on-screen.Zac, Zendaya, Hugh Jackman, Keala Settle, and songwriters Benj Pasek and Justin Paul took to Twitter on Tuesday morning (June 27) to share clips from the trailer, which will debut in full on Wednesday. The screenplay was written by Bill Condon (Chicago, Dreamgirls) and Jenny Bicks (Sex and the City, What a Girl Wants).The Greatest Showman opens in cinemas on 1st January 2018 while USA audiences will be able to capture it on the big screen on Christmas Day 2017.