The West Side Story 2018 movie is based on the 1961 movie and Broadway musical of the same name.
The original film was directed by Robert Wise, who won an Oscar for directing the film. Wise went on to win another Best Director Oscar four years later for directing The Sound Of Music.
West Side Story tells the tale of two youngsters from rival New York City gangs who fall in love. However, tensions between their respective friends build toward tragedy.
Natalie Wood and George Chakiris headlined the original film.
Stay tuned for casting updates and the trailer from West Side Story 2018.