Oliver Twist is an upcoming Disney live-action musical film based off Charles Dickens' novel of the same name.


In October of 2016 it was announced that the studio would be making a feature-length live-action musical film adaption of the story. Ice Cube is set to star as Fagin, and will also served as co-writer with Jeff Kwatinetz. The two will serve as co-producers, with Marc Platt of Wicked fame, as well. Director of Tony Award-winning musical Hamilton was announced as the film's director.[1] The film will be distributed by Walt Disney Pictures, Cube Vision and Marc Platt Productions.