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New Trailer for “Mary Poppins Returns” released

In Disney’s “Mary Poppins Returns,” an all new original musical and sequel, Mary Poppins is back to help the next generation of the Banks family find the joy and wonder missing in their lives following a personal loss. Emily Blunt stars as the practically-perfect nanny with unique magical skills who can turn any ordinary task into an unforgettable, fantastic adventure and Lin-Manuel Miranda plays her friend Jack, an optimistic street lamplighter who helps bring light—and life—to the streets of London.

“Mary Poppins Returns” opens in theaters nationwide December 19, 2018.

Video: Dick Van Dyke sings song from Mary Poppins at Walt Disney’s boyhood home

Burt and Mary Poppins

For Mary Poppins fans everywhere — over the weekend,  Dick Van Dyke joined a four-person chorus on the lawn of Walt Disney’s childhood home in Chicago. Watch as the Mary Poppins chimney sweep led a participatory rendition of the film standard, “Let’s Go Fly a Kite”. A small crowd joined him in singing the carefree tune.