Bette Midler has revealed that she will perform an Oscar-nominated song from Mary Poppins Returns during next week’s star-studded ceremony.
Mary Poppins Returns is struggling to keep pace at the UK box office with 2018’s other blockbusters, new figures show.
Dame Julie Andrews is “over the moon” about the new sequel to Mary Poppins, the film’s director has said.
Mary Poppins star Emily Blunt has said she was “terrified” when she landed the famous nanny role.
Emily Blunt avoided re-watching the original musical film of Mary Poppins because she knew she would not be able to “out-Julie Julie Andrews”.
Film fans have shared their shock at Dick Van Dyke’s appearance in the trailer for the new Mary Poppins film – and how similar he looks to the original film more than 50 years ago.
The long-running Aladdin stage show will be replaced by a new production of Mary Poppins in the West End.
Author P. L. Travers, whose Mary Poppins books inspired the Disney film, has been honoured by English Heritage with a blue plaque outside her former home.