Emma Stone is a punk rock queen in the first poster of Cruella, which Disney released on Tuesday.
The 32-year-old actress plays the iconic 101 Dalmatians villain in the highly anticipated film, which is a live-action prequel that follows a young Cruella de Vil as a designer who becomes obsessed with dog fur. Stone sports an ’80s look in the film’s first poster, with dark lipstick and smoky eye makeup consistent with the vibe he had in his first look at the film, which Disney released in August 2019 on D23.
CruellaThe first trailer arrives on Wednesday, and the film is scheduled to be released on May 28.
At D23 in 2019, attendees were able to see a video of Stone and his co-star, Emma Thompson, who were in the UK at the time of filming. Stone said Cruella it will take audiences back to the villain’s early days of breaking the law.
“It’s the 1970s, set in London, can you take my eyeliner off, please?” Stone joked in the clip. “It’s punk rock. A great cast.”
In October of that year, he spoke to ET about playing a younger version of the notorious character.
“It’s pretty mind-blowing. It’s wild,” Stone said, adding that he often found himself on set thinking, “This is banana.”
As for her inspiration, the Oscar-winning actress said she’s looking at Glenn Close, who played Cruella in Disney’s beloved live-action adaptation of 101 Dalmatians in 1996 and also serves as executive producer on Cruella – as well as the original animated classic from 1961 One hundred and one Dalmatians.
“I think obviously she’s the GOAT, “Stone said of Close,” but I also loved the cartoon for a long time. ”
“This comes before [Close’s] “This takes her to where she becomes true greatness,” she added of her own version of Cruella’s younger years.
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