Hayley Atwell Joins Cast of Christopher Robin

Hayley Atwell, often recognized as the actress behind Agent Carter, is joining the cast of Christopher Robin. The actress joins a cast that includes Ewan McGregor as a grown up Christopher Robin. He has lost all of his imagination until Winnie the Pooh and friends re-enter his life. Atwell will play Christopher Robin’s wife.

Christopher Robin continues Disney’s trend of bringing classic animated films to life in a live-action format.  Disney has re-imagined Beauty and the Beast, Cinderella, The Jungle Book, and has several more live-action movies in the works.

Atwell has been connected with Disney for several years. She first appeared in Captain America: The First Avenger as Peggy Carter. She also appeared in Cinderella as her mother in the live-action recreation of that film. She also appeared in Agent Carter in the title role.

Christopher Robin currently does not have a release date.

About the Author:

Mr. DAPs is the founder of DAPs Magic continues to run its day to day operations. He can be regularly found at Disneyland donning his hat and bow tie as he takes pictures and enjoys the Happiest Place on Earth. He is also a host on Geeks Corner - the Webshow and anchors news stories for DAPs Magic's YouTube channel. You can also find him posting regularly on Twitter and Instagram. He'd love to connect with you so make sure and say hi!

Share your thoughts and comment!