While everyone is looking forward to the development of a new series on The Lord of the Rings, FOX Searchlight Films is dedicating a new space to talk about the author of this fantastic literary franchise, Tolkien, in a biopic whose trailer was revealed this Tuesday ( 12). Check out the video:
According to the description, the film “explores the orphaned author’s formative years and how he finds friendship, love and artistic inspiration among a group of excluded colleagues at school. This leads him to the outbreak of the First World War, which threatens to destroy the All these experiences would inspire Tolkien to write his famous novels in Middle Earth. “
The film features the heavy cast carrying names like Nicholas Hoult, Lily Collins, Colm Meaney, Anthony Boyle, Patrick Gibson, Tom Glynn-Carney, Craig Roberts, Laura Donnelly, Genevieve O’Reilly, Pam Ferris and Derek Jacobi. David Gleeson and Stephen Beresford developed the script while Dome Kakuroski is responsible for the direction. The production is signed by Peter Chernin PGA, Jenno Topping PGA, David Pronto PGA, Kris Thykier PGA
The film will hit international theaters on May 10, 2019, with no release date in Brazil.
Read more about the Tolkien biopic at Cinema10.