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Keira Knightley to play Sugar Plum Fairy in Disney’s The Nutcracker

Keira Knightley will play the Sugar Plum Fairy in Disney’s upcoming adaptation of The Nutcracker.

She’ll be joined in The Nutcracker and the Four Realms (an adaptation of The Nutcracker and the Mouse King) by Misty Copeland, the first African American woman to be principal dancer in the American Ballet Theater, and Morgan Freeman, according to Variety.

Interstellar star Mackenzie Foy will also feature, while Chocolat and The Cider House Rules director Lasse Hallstrom has also signed on.