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Sophia Grace to Star in ‘Into the Woods’

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Sophia Grace Brownlee is about to make her big screen debut. The adorable 8-year-old singing sensation that has become a regular on “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” will be starring in “Into the Woods.”

Sophia Grace will play Little Red Riding Hood in a Disney adaptation of the Broadway musical “Into the Woods.” Meryl Streep and Johnny Depp have also signed on for roles in the film.

The news was confirmed by Sophia Grace’s uncle, Lucas Brownlee.

“Its official, @PrincessSGB (sophia grace brownlee) has landed the part of little red riding hood in the disney movie in to the wood, alongside jonny depp, james corden, chris pine and meryl streep amongst others, out on boxing day 2014,” he wrote. He then added, “let the cat out of the bag abit early on that one.”

The upcoming fairytale rendition will follow a baker and his wife who have been cursed by a witch. They head out on an epic journey to lift the spell and come across some favorite fairytale characters along the way, including Cinderella, Red Riding Hood and Rapunzel.

Johnny Depp will play The Wolf, Meryl Streep will play The Witch, Jake Gyllenhaal will play Cinderella’s Prince, Chris Pine will play Rapunzel’s Prince and Emily Blunt will play The Baker’s Wife. The roles of Cinderella and Rapunzel have yet to be announced.