The Greatest Showman Releases Two New Pasek & Paul Songs
Two new songs by Oscar winners Benj Pasek and Justin Paul from the upcoming movie musical The Greatest Showman have been released. Sung by stars Hugh Jackman and Keala Settle, the tunes will be heard on the film's soundtrack album, to be released December 8. Listen below:
Michael Gracey directs the film, with a screenplay by Michael Arndt, Jenny Bicks, and Bill Condon. The Greatest Showman features a score by John Debney and Tony winners Pasek and Paul.
The film is described as "a bold and original musical that celebrates the birth of show business and the sense of wonder we feel when dreams come to life. Inspired by the ambition and imagination of P.T. Barnum, The Greatest Showman tells the story of a visionary who rose from nothing to create a mesmerizing spectacle that became a worldwide sensation."
In the movie, Jackman stars as P.T. Barnum, founder of Barnum & Bailey Circus, alongside Settle, Zac Efron, Rebecca Ferguson, Zendaya, Michelle Williams, and more.
The Greatest Showman premieres December 25.