"Helena Bonham Carter has been cast as the fairy godmother in Disney's upcoming live-action feature Cinderella, directed by Sir Kenneth Branagh. Previously announced casting includes Cate Blanchett as the wicked stepmother, Lily James in the title role and Richard Madden as the prince."
Holly Grainger and Sophie McShera recently joined the cast as Cinderella's evil step-sisters. Aline Brosh McKenna (Annie) and Chris Weitz (About a Boy) provided the screenplay, with David Barron and Simon Kinberg producing. It isn't known when production will begin.