Next Friday 23rd April Netflix will release their next big Young Adult fantasy series Shadow And Bone. Today Netflix sent us over a 5 minute Featurette that give us an insight into building the world of Grishaverse!
It’s no easy feat creating a film or TV show especially one based on a series of books. Building worlds the level detail, difficulty rises even more , fans of the books in this case Leigh Bardugo‘s books the pressure is on. This new Featurette takes a behind-the-scenes look at the Grishaverse as they pull back the curtain and see how Shadow and Bone was brought to life by the cast and creative team.
Based on Leigh Bardugo’s worldwide bestselling Grishaverse novels, Shadow and Bone finds us in a war-torn world where lowly soldier and orphan Alina Starkov has just unleashed an extraordinary power that could be the key to setting her country free. With the monstrous threat of the Shadow Fold looming, Alina is torn from everything she knows to train as part of an elite army of magical soldiers known as Grisha. But as she struggles to hone her power, she finds that allies and enemies can be one and the same and that nothing in this lavish world is what it seems. There are dangerous forces at play, including a crew of charismatic criminals, and it will take more than magic to survive.
The series stars Jessie Mei Li, Archie Renaux, Freddy Carter, Amita Suman, Kit Young, Ben Barnes, Sujaya Dasgupta, Danielle Galligan, Daisy Head, Simon Sears, Calahan Skogman, Zoë Wanamaker, Kevin Eldon, Julian Kostov, Luke Pasqualino, Jasmine Blackborow, and Gabrielle Brooks.
Shadow And Bone will premiere globally on Netflix on 23 April 2021.