Arts : Books / Films Showbusiness By Joe Crilly

Let’s Go Fly A Cate: Blanchett Odds Tumble To Be Poppins

The odds of Cate Blanchett playing Mary Poppins have been cut from 10/1 to 8/1 making her the joint third favourite behind Anne Hathaway at 6/1 and Emily Blunt at 7/1.


“Cate Blanchett is the early mover in this market although Anne Hathaway remains the 6/1 favourite,” said William Hill spokesman Joe Crilly.


Who will play Mary Poppins in the new movie: 6/1 Anne Hathaway; 7/1 Emily Blunt; 8/1 Anna Kendrick; 8/1 Cate Blanchett; 8/1 Meryl Streep; 10/1 Carey Mulligan; 10/1 10/1 Catherine Zeta-Jones; 10/1 Felicity Jones; 10/1 Kristen Bell; 10/1 Rosamund Pike; 16/1 BAR   


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