Many didn't realize Hayward was a person of color at all based on the trailer, and stated as such in a pretty straightforward fashion. Swift, who plays the role of Bombalurina, is seen as a ginger cat pouring catnip out of a diamond-encrusted bottle all while floating on a crescent moon.
During her Reputation tour past year, Taylor Swift spoke of the project, saying: "This musical is timeless".
The unlikely stage musical, based on poems by T.S. Eliot, opened in 1981 and became one of the longest running shows on both Broadway and in London.
The set includes giant props such as chairs and bicycles which have been scaled up so the actors appear cat-sized.
Cats is directed by Tom Hooper and is scheduled to release on December 20, 2019. They don't look right, they don't feel right, and if you can't look at any of the characters without feeling weirded out, there's going to be serious problems. Claw at it like a million, computer-enhanced cat people with their pixellated claws.
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