In The Heights has arrived on the big screen but attention turned on Ariana Grande after she praised the movie on Instagram. Here’s her connection to the 2021 musical explained.

Starring Hamilton’s Lin-Manuel Miranda, In The Heights has arrived for audiences in the United States on June 10th, 2021.

While many people can’t wait to see the film, others have been confused what Arana Grande’s connection to the movie is since she has praised it on her social media channels.

Let’s explore Ariana’s involvement in the 2021 musical.

In The Heights – Washington Heights Trailer

In The Heights – Washington Heights Trailer

In The Heights: Does Ariana Grande appear in the movie?

  • No, Ariana Grande doesn’t star in the movie.

In a video shared by In The Heights director Jon M. Chu, Ari revealed that she is a huge fan of the musical and that she saw an early showing of In The Heights last week.

So to clear any confusion for fans, the singer’s connection to the 2021 musical is that she is “the biggest In The Heights stan”. This is what Ari claims!

“I am the biggest In The Heights stan that you’ll ever find on Earth,” the singer explains in the video. “A few weeks ago, I had the privilege of seeing an early showing of In The Heights movie.

“It was a blessing and a curse because I haven’t stopped thinking about it since then. I just wanted to say what a spectacular film and what a beautiful job.”

Ariana Grande’s upcoming movie roles

Ari is set to appear in the 2021 movie Don’t Look Up, where she’ll appear alongside the likes of Leonardo DiCaprio and Jennifer Lawrence.

Written, co-produced, and directed by Adam McKay, the movie will follow two astronomers in their attempt to warn people about an asteroid that will destroy the Earth.

Moreover, the ‘7 rings’ artist has been rumoured to be playing Magara in a live-action remake of Disney’s Hercules but this hasn’t been officially confirmed.

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Where to watch In The Heights

  • In the Heights will be available in theaters and on HBO Max when it releases on June 10th, 2021.

Fans can choose whether to watch the movie at the theater or from the comfort of their own home on HBO Max.

The release date in the UK is Friday, June 18th, 2021.

Apart from HBO Max, In the Heights will not be available on any other major streaming services such as Netflix or Amazon Prime.

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