Oscars / Film Awards Showbusiness By Joe Crilly

Super-Anne-Ifragiosticexpialidocious: Hathaway Favourite For Poppins Role

In the most supercalifragilisticexpialidocoius news to come out of Hollywood this year, Mary Poppins is getting a sequel and William Hill think that it is Anne Hathaway who is most likely to play the leading lady. She is the 6/1 favourite ahead of Emily Blunt at 7/1 while Anna Kendrick, Carey Mulligan and Meryl Streep who are all 8/1.

“Hollywood’s leading ladies will all be vying for this role but given her striking resemblance to Julie Andrews, Anne Hathaway is the early favourite,” said William Hill spokesman Joe Crilly.

Who will play Mary Poppins in the upcoming movie: 6/1 Anne Hathaway; 7/1 Emily Blunt; 8/1 Anna Kendrick; 8/1 Carey Mulligan; 8/1 Meryl Streep; 10/1 Cate Blanchett; 10/1 Catherine Zeta-Jones; 10/1 Felicity Jones; 10/1 Kristen Bell; 10/1 Rosamund Pike; 16/1 Ellie Kemper; 16/1 Gugu Mbatha-Raw; 16/1 Scarlett Johansson; 16/1 Tilda Swinton; 20/1 Kristin Chenoweth