Can Lin-Manuel Miranda’s end credits song for ‘In the Heights’ movie earn him the elusive Egot?

Can Lin-Manuel Miranda’s end credits song for ‘In the Heights’ movie earn him the elusive Egot?
On the red carpet at this year’s Oscars, Lin-Manuel Miranda confirmed in an interview with Variety that he has written an original song for the end credits of the upcoming film adaptation of his 2008 Tony-winning musical “In the Heights,” which opens on June 26. He is already an Oscar nominee for writing the song “How Far I’ll Go” from Disney’s 2016 animated movie musical “Moana,” but ended up losing to “City of Stars” from “La La Land.” Could the show that launched his career give him another shot of completing his Egot next year?

In Jon M. Chu’s upcoming movie adaptation, a young bodega owner (Anthony Ramos) has mixed feelings about closing his store and retiring to the Dominican Republic after inheriting his grandmother’s fortune. The original Broadway production won four Tony Awards, including Best Musical. It also ended up winning the very first Tony and
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