The new trailer of the much anticipated fantasy adventure film, The Green Knight has been unveiled. The film stars Dev Patel in the lead and is the screen adaptation of the medieval tale of Sir Gawain and The Green Knight. Patel plays King Arthur’s nephew Sir Gawain who goes on an unsettling adventure to prove his worth to his family and the entire kingdom.
The trailer of The Green Knight gives us a glimpse of King Arthur’s court where Sir Gawain takes the challenge to behead Green Knight, a gigantic emerald-skinned stranger and tester of men. He then takes on a journey where he encounters mythical creatures, ghosts, giants and thieves to define his own character.
Boldest of blood. Wildest of heart. Watch the new trailer for David Lowery’s #TheGreenKnight, starring Dev Patel.
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The official synopsis of The Green Knight reads, “An epic fantasy adventure based on the timeless Arthurian legend, The Green Knight tells the story of Sir Gawain (Dev Patel), King Arthur’s reckless and headstrong nephew, who embarks on a daring quest to confront the eponymous Green Knight, a gigantic emerald-skinned stranger and tester of men. Gawain contends with ghosts, giants, thieves, and schemers in what becomes a deeper journey to define his character and prove his worth in the eyes of his family and kingdom by facing the ultimate challenger.”
Besides Dev Patel as the main lead, The Green Knight features a slew of acclaimed actors, including Alicia Vikander, Joel Edgerton, Sarita Choudhury, Sean Harris, Kate Dickie, Barry Keoghan and Ralph Ineson. The Green Knight is directed by David Lowery and is slated to release in theatres on July 30.