With a name like The Guernsey Literary And Potato Peel Pie Society, your curiousity has been stirred to find out what it’s all about.
Later this month you will be able to find out exactly what the film is all about when it’s released in UK and Irish cinemas. based on Mary Ann Shaffer and Annie Barrows’ best-selling novel, starring Lily James with Four Weddings and a funeral Mike Newell directing.
Today Studiocanal has sent us 2 new pieces of promotion. First up is a clip which sees James reunite with some of her former Downton Abbey cast members. Juliet (James) has a heated discussion with her agent Sidney (Matthew Goode) about heading to the Island.
The second video is a behind the scenes ‘story’ Featurette that looks at the award-winning source for the film…
Lily James plays free-spirited writer Juliet Ashton, who forms a life-changing bond with the delightful and eccentric Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society when she decides to write about the book club they formed during the occupation of Guernsey in WWII.
The film also stars Glen Powell (Everybody Wants Some, Hidden Figures), Matthew Goode (The Imitation Game, Downton Abbey), Jessica Brown Findlay (Victor Frankenstein, Downton Abbey) and Katherine Parkinson (The IT Crowd, The Boat That Rocked) with Tom Courtenay (45 Years, Doctor Zhivago) and Penelope Wilton (The BFG, The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel).
The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society will be released in the UK and Ireland from 20th April.Powered by Sidelines