In the Heights movie is currently in Pre-Production
October 17, 2018 • Key talent and film crew being hired; budgeting, preparing and planning of production schedule; approving final shooting script.
- Shooting Locations:
- July 2011–New York City, New York, United States
In the Heights Official stills & photos
In the Heights Plot: What's the story?
Takes place over three days in the upper Manhattan neighborhood of Washington Heights, where a bodega owner inherits his late grandmother's lottery winnings and plans to shutter his store and retire on a beach in the Dominican Republic. Trying to say farewell to the characters who live on the block, he realizes that his neighbors are his real family, and he's torn about leaving.
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In the Heights Cast: Who are the actors?
- Anthony Ramos ... Usnavi
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- Corey Hawkins ... Benny
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- Joseph Velez ...
- Leslie Grace ... Nina
- Melissa Barrera ... Vanessa
- Jimmy Smits ... Kevin Rosario
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Film Details & Notes: What do we know about In the Heights?
- The film rights reverted back to Lin-Manuel Miranda and Quiara Alegría Hudes before The Weinstein Company went into bankruptcy. Disney and Warner Bros are strong candidates to grab them now (Deadline.com, 4/5/18).
- Lin-Manuel Miranda. will be heavily involved in the film, it's unclear whether or not he will star (Hollywood Reporter, 5/31/16)
- Based on the Tony Award winning Broadway musical, created by Lin-Manuel Miranda.
Crew and Production Credits: Who's making In the Heights?
A look at the In the Heights behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director Jon Chu last directed Crazy Rich Asians and Now You See Me 2. The film's writer Quiara Alegria Hudes last wrote Hamilton.
In the Heights Trailers & Videos
Production Timeline: When did the In the Heights come together?
On or about October 17, 2018 • The film was in Pre-Production status.
On or about May 18, 2018 • The film was in Development status.
Warner Bros in talks to pick up the rights to the Tony Award-winning musical.
On or about May 31, 2016 • The film was in Development status.
The Tony Award-winning musical had previously been in development at Universal Pictures, which put it in turnaround in 2011. The project is now in the works at The Weinstein Company.
On or about April 12, 2010 • The film was in Pre-Production status.
On or about November 8, 2009 • The film was in Development status.
On or about November 7, 2008 • The film was in Announced status.
In the Heights Release Date: When is it coming out?In the Heights is coming out in 2020 on Friday, June 26, 2020 and will be released in nationwide movie theaters. There is 1 other movie coming out on the same date, including Top Gun 2: Maverick.
- United States
- June 26, 2020 Nationwide
- June 26, 2020