THE Greatest Showman is out in cinemas, starring Michelle Williams and Hugh Jackman but who plays the bearded lady in the period drama musical film? The film is revolved around the bazaar actor P.T. Barnum (Hugh Jackman) who made the Barnum and Bailey Circus and it recounts the account of the lives of its principle attractions and Barnum’s mission to engage the gathering of people with things they had never observed. Keala Settle is the performing artist who plays the hairy lady – Lettie Lutz – in The Greatest Showman. She is a Hawaiian performer and artist and is a relative newcomer to Hollywood however stars close by any semblance of Hugh Jackman, Michelle Williams, Zac Efron and Zendaya in the film. One of the melodies she performs in the film, ‘This is Me’, has been selected for a Golden Globe and Critics’ Choice honor and is on the waitlist at the Oscars for Best Original Song. It has been written and arranged by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul who were the duo behind the La La Land soundtrack and other films including A Christmas Story, Dogfight, Dear Evan Hansen and James and the Giant Peach. ‘This is Me’ is sung from the perspective of the bearded lady along with her fellow misfits, with lyrics such as “When the sharpest words wanna cut me down/Gonna send a flood, gonna drown them out/I am brave, I am bruised/ I am who I’m meant to be, this is me” and is about not wanting to hide from the world. Read More : Movies Teen Titans Go First Teaser The actress, who was nominated for a Tony Award for her role as Norma Valverde in the Broadway production Hands on a Hardbody, is the eldest of five children and grew up in Hawaii with her Polynesian, New Zealand-born mother, Susanne and her British-born father, David, she told Huffington Post. In the Greatest Showman she is working at a laundry service when she was discovered by Barnum who persuades her to join his circus, which she agrees to. She arranged for her part by finding out about conditions that reason ladies to developed facial hair and took motivation from lobbyist Harnaam Kaur who experiences PCOS and utilizations web-based social networking to bring issues to light of the condition. She stated: “I completed a huge amount of research into polycystic ovary disorder (PCOS), an endocrine ailment in females that can incorporate overproduction of testosterone. It can prompt weight pick up, skin break out, and in some outrageous cases, noticeable facial and chest hair.” Settle shared a photo of her in the background of the motion picture which demonstrates the cosmetics group making a cast of her head so they can create Lettie’s facial hair.