Cats Movie

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Who's Involved:

Taylor Swift, Idris Elba, Tim Bevan, Eric Fellner, Tom Hooper, James Corden, Jennifer Hudson, Ian McKellen, Rebel Wilson, Judi Dench, Lee Hall, Laurie Davidson, Daniela Norman, Laurent Bourgeois, Steven Spielberg, Ray Winstone, Angela Morrison, Jason Derulo, Robbie Fairchild, Lloyd Webber, Francesca Hayward, Bluey Robinson, Jonadette Carpio, Mette Towley, Zizi Strallen, Steven McRae, Larry Bourgeois

Release Date:

Friday, December 20, 2019 (Nationwide)

Rating: PG

Runtime: N/A

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Cats Plot: What's the story?

Centers on a tribe of cats called the Jellicles who must decide nightly which one will ascend to the Heaviside Layer and come back to a new life.

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Film Details & Notes: What do we know about Cats?

  1. Introduces Royal Ballet principal dancer Francesca Hayward in her feature film debut.
  2. The musical “Cats” is based on T.S. Eliot’s poetry collection “Old Possum’s Book of Practical Cats”.
  3. An adaptation of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s musical.

Crew and Production Credits: Who's making Cats?

A look at the Cats behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director Tom Hooper last directed The Danish Girl and Les Misérables. The film's writer Lee Hall last wrote Rocketman and Victoria and Abdul.


Tom Hooper


Tim Bevan
Eric Fellner
Tom Hooper

Production Company

Working Title Films

Production Timeline: When did the Cats come together?

On or about December 15, 2019 • The film was in Completed status.

On or about February 4, 2019 • The film was in Post-Production status.

On or about July 20, 2018 • The film was in Pre-Production status.

Set to shoot in the UK this fall.

On or about May 8, 2016 • The film was in Development status.

Tom Hooper will direct and produce the film.

Cats Release Date: When was it released?

Cats was released in 2019 on Friday, December 20, 2019 (Nationwide release). There were 5 other movies released on the same date, including Bombshell, Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker and Invisible Life.
United States
December 20, 2019 Nationwide
December 20, 2019

When will the movie be on Blu-ray & DVD?

Tuesday, April 7, 2020

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