Literature and musical fans alike are champing at the bit to see the latest adaptation of Oliver Twist. While it is unclear at present how closely Twist will be to the book - or whether it will feature any songs - this interpretation of the Dickens classic will be something to see. Here is everything we know so far about Twist.
At present, no release date has been set for Twist, as production is only just underway.
However, sources close to the film have revealed it is set for release in 2020, meaning Dickens fans will not have to wait long before finding out more about the movie.
Some may recall there was a Canadian movie loosely based on Oliver Twist, also called Twist, which featured modern-day Toronto, so it will also be interesting to see how these two compare.
Twist release date, cast, trailer, plot - all you need to know (Image: Getty)
Twist does not wish to stick too close to the original novel when it comes to gender, and has been gender-blind in its casting.
However, there is one person who is providing the heft in this film - Sir Michael Caine - who will be playing the lads’ leader, Fagin.
From here, things are not quite as simple, as Game of Thrones’ Lena Headey is playing Sikes, the horrific abuser who is described in this film as a