Meet the Cast of ‘Mary Poppins Returns’ With These New Character Posters


In just over a month, Mary Poppins and all her whimsical glory will be returning to theaters to take us all on a magical kite ride once more. With Emily Blunt taking on the lead role, a talented supporting cast, and a nostalgic and visually stunning trailer, Mary Poppins Returns is shaping up to be the perfect holiday film.

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Today, Disney unveiled some vibrant character posters, introducing us to the star-studded cast and the new and classic characters they’ll be playing! Let’s take a look.

Emily Blunt as Mary Poppins, the enigmatic nanny who uses her unique magical skills to help the Banks family rediscover the joy and wonder missing in their lives:


Lin-Manuel Miranda as Jack, a lamp-lighter who helps Mary to bring light and life back to the people and streets of London:


Meryl Streep as Mary Poppins’ cousin Topsy:


Colin Firth as William Weatherall Wilkins, Michael Banks’ boss at the Fidelity Fiduciary Bank:


And Julie Walters as Ellen, the Banks’ housekeeper:


Disney also released an all-new sneak peek of the movie that previews Miranda (Hamilton) performing one of the film’s original songs. Check that out below!

Mary Poppins Returns hits theaters on December 19th!

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