‘Moonlight’ Writer Tarell Alvin McCraney and David Oyelowo to Take on ‘Cyrano the Moor’ Musical

Disney has enlisted Oscar-winning “Moonlight” writer Tarell Alvin McCraney and “A United Kingdom” star David Oyelowo for a musical titled “Cyrano the Moor,” which will blend the classic stories of “Cyrano de Bergerac” and “Othello,” an individual with knowledge of the project told TheWrap.

The live action musical will take place in 19th century region of Bristol in England. “Cyrano the Moor” has been in development for some time at the studio.

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