A new behind-the-scenes documentary will debut alongside the Hamilton film on Friday, July 3rd. Hamilton In-Depth with Kelley Carter will premiere on The Undefeated.com and Disney+ on the same day the film is released exclusively on the Disney streaming service.
According to Entertainment Weekly, the doc will feature Hamilton‘s original cast as they reunite to discuss a variety of topics, ranging from the origin story of Hamilton to the earliest stages of development to the show’s place in history as a pop culture phenomenon and beyond.
Hamilton In-Depth is produced by The Undefeated, ESPN+, and Disney+. Returning cast members who will participate in a virtual roundtable discussion conducted by journalist Kelley Carter include: Lin-Manuel Miranda, Daveed Diggs, Leslie Odom Jr., Christopher Jackson, Philipa Soo, and Renée Elise Goldsberry as well as director Thomas Kail.
The filmed version of the original Broadway production of Hamilton combines the best elements of live theater, film and streaming to bring the cultural phenomenon to homes around the world for a thrilling, once-in-a-lifetime experience. Hamilton is the story of America then, told by America now. Featuring a score that blends hip-hop, jazz, R&B and Broadway, Hamilton has taken the story of American founding father Alexander Hamilton and created a revolutionary moment in theatre—a musical that has had a profound impact on culture, politics, and education.
Be sure to check out both shows this Friday, July 3, 2020.