The movie starts with our abused and abandoned cat, Victoria (Francesca Hayward), … Playing age 20 - 30. Practically speaking, putting a pure white costume under stage lighting washes out all the costume details, so while the impression given is pure white, she is actually fairly detailed. Having been abandoned by her owner, she now longs to find a place where she is wanted and loved. 1998 Film Gender Showing all 18 items Jump to: Photos (15) Quotes (3) Photos . Cats choreographer Gillian Lynne received her first major solo in this ballet early on in her career. She is found and befriended by a tribe of cats, the Jellicles, who proceed to introduce her to their world. Her movements are graceful, elegant, and timid, although she is not shy around the Rum Tum Tugger. Taylor Swift plays the flirtatious feline Bombalurina. Cats (2019) Francesca Hayward: Victoria. She is a beautiful and graceful kitten who is coming of age. So I'll dance with these beautiful ghosts. Victoria meets the Jellicle leader Old Deuteronomy at the Ball and is told that she is not yet one of the Jellicles. Alternate Versions Most recently, she has held the position of Principal at The Royal Ballet in London, and she joined the company back in 2010. An outstanding dancer with excellent classical training and technique required. The pair eventually grow closer as Mistoffelees proves his loyalty to her and she helps him gain confidence in his magical abilities. Victoria is the protagonist of the 2019 Cats movie. In response, Victoria sings "Beautiful Ghosts", reflecting on how she was "born into nothing" and her desire to feel wanted and loved. Victoria is the principal ballerina in the show. Phyllida Crowley Smith She seems to be one of the kinder and more open cats, like Jemima. She wears a bejewelled pink collar that offsets her pale markings. Feel free to add any headcanons or theories you have about Victoria. Unlike the other cats, Victoria is sympathetic to Grizabella's plight. Along the way, she also meets the charismatic Rum Tum Tugger, the villainous Macavity, the troublemaking Mungojerrie and Rumpleteazer, as well as the despised Grizabella. From Taylor Swift to Judi Dench, here's "Cats'" pick of the litter, in order of least to most embarrassing performances in Tom Hooper's movie musical. Francesca Hayward plays Victoria in Cats (2019) live-action remake. 2019 Movie Victoria With James Corden, Judi Dench, Jason Derulo, Idris Elba. Finola Hughes Maximum height 5' 6". The character's official "White Cat" moniker may be an homage to The White Cat from Tchaikovsky's famous ballet The Sleeping Beauty. On the last night of the original London production, a young girl dressed as Victoria danced, representing the next life of the musical. Which male cat she performs this with varies between productions but is most commonly Plato/Admetus or Tumblebrutus. Gillian Lynne interview, CATS 1998 film - Ultimate Edition extras. Cats (2019) cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. Cats - Jellicle Songs for Jellicle Cats: Victoria (Francesca Hayward) learns about Jellicle Cats. Francesca Hayward as Victoria. She has a pink or black nose and even dark copper markings on the sides of her face. With James Corden, Judi Dench, Jason Derulo, Idris Elba. Kitten 2019 Film But don't delete other people's ideas. She is portrayed by Francesca Hayward. Victoria : But the memories were lost long ago. To complement the character's expanded role, a new song titled "Beautiful Ghosts" was written especially for Victoria in the movie. Victoria, the White Cat, is often used to represent the "spirit" of the musical. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. In ours, there would be this cat Victoria, based on a non-singing character in the musical. Victoria - 2019 Movie Age Victoria is a demure white cat who can do some truly mind-melting ballet. Victoria is a naive and kind-hearted kitten. It’d be a coming-of-age story.