Fantasy series seem to be the in things largely thanks to the success of The Games Of Thrones. Netflix have already released The Witcher, which looks to match some of the grandeur. The Letter For The King , will try grab some of the limelight be it for Young Adult audience.
Based in a 1962 Tonke Dragt novel, (De brief voor de Koning). A Young Knight in training is tasked to deliver a secret letter to the king. What sounds as a straightforward task is far from it, as the knight and his companions are in constant danger. He must deliver the letter to prevent the end of world, but things change, When a prophecy foretelling the rise of a hero who will save the world and restore peace.
THE LETTER FOR THE KING is the story of a ruthless prince who threatens to cast the world into darkness, when a young knight in training named Tiuri (Amir Wilson) embarks on an epic quest to deliver a secret letter to the king. Along the way, he unexpectedly finds himself at the center of a magical prophecy foretelling the rise of a hero who can defeat the prince and restore peace. If he’s going to survive the journey, Tiuri will have to learn what it means to be a true knight — and a true leader.
The story is based on the best-selling novel of the same name and also stars Ruby Serkis, Thaddea Graham and Gijs Blom. The Letter for the King is written by Will Davies (How To Train Your Dragon, Johnny English, Puss in Boots) who also serves as executive producer. Paul Trijbits (Saving Mr. Banks, Sing Street, The Casual Vacancy) is also an executive producer. The 6-episode original series is produced by FilmWave.
Starring Amir Wilson, Ruby Serkis, Peter Ferdinando, David Wenham, Thaddea Graham and Gijs Blom.
The Letter For The King will be released in 6 parts on 20th March 2020.Powered by Sidelines