Project Description

Mary Poppins Returns

Actor, Jack the Lamplighter

Set in 1930s London, the film finds Mary Poppins (Emily Blunt), returning twenty-five years after the events of the original film to assist her former charges Jane and Michael Bank following a family tragedy. Lin-Manuel appears as Jack The Lamplighter and received a 2019 Golden Globe nomination for Best Lead Actor in a Comedy or Musical for his performance.


Director: Rob Marshall

P.G.A: John DeLuca, Rob Marshall, Marc Platt

Producer: Callum McDougall

Executive Producer: David Magee

Screenplay: David Magee, Rob Marshall, John DeLuca

Screen Story: Based upon the “Mary Poppins” stories by PL Travers

Music: Marc Shaiman

Lyrics: Scott Wittman

Choreographers: Rob Marshall, John DeLuca

Co-Choreographer: Joey Pizzi

ACS: Dion Beebe

Director of Photography: John Myhre

Production Designer: Wyatt Smith, ACE, Editor 

Costume Designer: Sandy Powell 

Visual Effects Supervisor: Matt Johnson

Emily Blunt (Mary Poppins)
Lin-Manuel Miranda (Jack)
Ben Whishaw (Michael Banks)
Emily Mortimer (Jane Banks)
Pixie Davies (Annabel)
Nathanael Saleh (John)
Joel Dawson (Georgie)
Julie Walters (Ellen)
Meryl Streep (Cousin Topsy)
Colin Firth (Wilkins/Wolf)
Jeremy Swift (Gooding/Badger)
Kobna Holdbrook-Smith (Frye/Weasel)
Dick Van Dyke (Mr. Dawes, Jr.)
Angela Lansbury (Balloon Lady)
David Warner (Admiral Boom)

2019 Academy Awards – 4 Nominations
Costume Design – Sandy Powell 
Production Design – Gordon Sim, John Myhre
Original Song Music – Marc Shaiman, Scott Wittman
Lyrics – Marc Shaiman, Scott Wittman
Original Score – Marc Shaiman

2019 British Academy of Film and Television Arts – 3 Nominations 
Original Music – Marc Shaiman
Costume Design – Sandy Powell
Production Design – Gordon Sim, John Myhre

2019 Screen Actors Guild
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role – Emily Blunt

2019 Golden Globes Nominations – 4 Nominations
Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture Musical or Comedy – Lin-Manuel Miranda
Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture Musical or Comedy – Emily Blunt
Best Motion Picture Musical or Comedy
Best Original Score Motion Picture – Marc Shaiman

The Goods

Limited Edition 4K Ultra+Blu-Ray+Digital+Book

Official Disney Page

Children’s Activity Pack

Gallery Photos by Jay Maidment / Courtesy of Disney