The other day, we got our first look at Johnny Depp’s Big Bad Wolf from director Rob Marshall’s upcoming musical adaptation “Into the Woods.” I already said my piece on how ridiculous Depp looks in that “swing kid” getup. And I’m not surprised to hear this next bit of info of Depp telling Entertainment Weekly that Marshall let him put his own spin on the character:
- Rob Marshall wasn’t afraid to let me take the role to a level of heightened reality, almost cartoon-like, where one second the Wolf is here, and then, boom, suddenly he’s over there.
Nevertheless, the film still has promise with its fantastic ensemble and twisty premise. (CONTINUED)