Who Plays Artie in Cruella? Meet John McCrea
Disney’s live-action film Cruella, starring Emma Stone as a young version of the titular character, named Estella, hit the big screen on May 28, but on Aug. 27, it was made available to stream to all Disney+ subscribers. The 101 Dalmatians prequel is set in 1970s London and features the origin story of one of Disney’s most famous villains. Although Emma was attached to the film for some time, other cast members were revealed slowly, while a buzz around the film release grew. Interest was piqued when British stage actor John McCrea was cast in the film in the role of Artie, the owner of a vintage stop who befriends Stone’s Estella. No stranger to the world of theater, the role marked a breakout role for the actor. Read on for everything you need to know about John!