- Category: Behind the Scenes
- Published: Monday, 01 October 2012 15:45
- Written by Lupe Haas
This Christmas, Hugh Jackman, Oscar® winner Russell Crowe, Anne Hathaway and Amanda Seyfried bring to life Les Misérables on the big screen under the direction of The King’s Speech’s Academy Award®-winning director, Tom Hooper. Take a look at the behind the scenes of the most anticipated musical this year.Helena Bonham Carter and Sacha Baron Cohen also bring their singing talents to the film adaptation of the beloved Broadway musical based on Victor Hugo's epic story. In this extended first look at the making of Les Misérables, hear from the stars and the director on how they prepared to belt out songs like “I Dreamed a Dream,” “Bring Him Home,” “One Day More” and “On My Own.” The motion-picture adaptation of the beloved musical takes place 19th-century France, in which a parole (Jackman) is entrusted with a worker's daughter while being chased by the ruthless policeman played by Crowe.