The movie The Greatest Showman tells the story of P.T Barnum, a visionary who rose from nothing to create a mesmerizing spectacle that became a worldwide sensation, Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus.
Inspired by the imagination of P.T. Barnum, The Greatest Showman is an original musical that celebrates the birth of show business and tells of a visionary who rose from nothing to create a spectacle that became a worldwide sensation.
Hugh Jackman plays the iconic P.T. Barnum. Zendaya did all of her own trapeze stunts in the movie The Greatest Showman.
Ironically, Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus closed up shop and shuttered in 2017 after 146 years of touring the United States.