Cats is a 2019 British-American musical fantasy comedy-drama film directed by Tom Hooper. The cast of the film consists of Jennifer Hudson, Taylor Swift, James Corden, Idris Elba, Rebel Wilson, Ian McKellen, and Dame Judi Dench.
Plot[edit | edit source]
Over the course of a single night, a tribe of cats called the Jellicles make what is known as "the Jellicle choice" and decide which cat will ascend to the Heaviside Layer and come back to a new life.
Cast[edit | edit source]
- James Corden as Bustopher Jones
- Dame Judi Dench as Old Deuteronomy
- Jason Derulo as Rum Tum Tugger
- Idris Elba as Macavity
- Jennifer Hudson as Grizabella
- Ian McKellen as Gus
- Taylor Swift as Bombalurina
- Rebel Wilson as Jennyanydots
- Francesca Hayward as Victoria the White Cat
- Laurie Davidson as Mr. Mistoffelees
- Robbie Fairchild as Munkustrap
- Mette Towley as Cassandra
- Steven McRae as Skimbleshanks
- Danny Collins as Mungojerrie
- Naoimh Morgan as Rumpleteazer
- Ray Winstone as Growltiger
- Les Twins as Plato and Socrates
- Jaih Betote as Coricopat
- Jonadette Carpio as Jemima
- Daniela Norman as Demeter
- Bluey Robinson as Alonzo
- Freya Rowley as Jellylorum
- Ida Saki as Electra
- Zizi Strallen as Tantomile
- Eric Underwood as Admetus
- Cory English as Maître D'
Critical Reception[edit | edit source]
Cats was widely panned by critics. On Rotten Tomatoes, the film has a score of 20% based on 294 reviews with an average score of 3.73/10.