Mary Poppins was his plum. The site's consensus reads, "A lavish modern fairy tale celebrated for its amazing special effects, catchy songs, and Julie Andrews's legendary performance in the title role. Dick Van Dyke never ages…. Dick Van Dyke has been gently mocked for years over the questionable cockney accent he used to portray the chimney sweeper, and now he's spoken for the first time about where it all went wrong. The first book in the Mary Poppins book series was the film's main basis. However, the outing is ruined when a thunderstorm demolishes Bert's drawings, returning the group to London. Mary Poppins is widely considered to be Walt Disney 's "crowning achievement".
Disney assured her that the crew would be fine with waiting to begin filming until after she had given birth so that she could play the part.
Dick Van Dyke to Appear in ‘Mary Poppins’ Sequel
Van Dyke eventually won Disney over after a screen test. Golden Globe Awards . In the film, there are only two Banks children, Jane and Michael. Sherman And Robert B. This page was last edited on 31 Octoberat