15 February 2020, 12:44 | Up to date: 15 February 2020, 12:46
That includes a stellar solid together with Invoice Nighy, British comic Miranda Hart and award-winning actress Anya Taylor-Pleasure, the upcoming comedy-drama is a witty new tackle Jane Austen’s basic novel.
Emma, a brand new comedy-drama primarily based on Jane Austen’s 1815 novel, follows the adventures of a younger lady in Georgian- and Regency-era England who likes to occupy herself with matchmaking.
Regardless of her ongoing dedication to serving to family and friends discover love, Miss Woodhouse – who is thought to be “good-looking, intelligent and wealthy” – typically finds that her matchmaking antics don’t all the time go to plan.
Within the second trailer (watch above) Emma’s buddy – the type, however typically hapless Harriet Smith – rushes to her aspect and explains: “You’ll by no means guess what has occurred – Robert Martin has provided me his hand. Do advise me!”
At first, Emma replies: “Oh no no no, the phrases have to be your individual. You have to be one of the best decide of your individual happiness.”
However simply as within the novel, the younger cupid quickly finds herself meddling in Harriet’s affairs and when issues go flawed, George Knightley – who later turns into her love curiosity – scolds her: “Emma, that is your doing.”
Led by Autumn de Wilde, which is a debut for the American photographer and director, and written by New Zealand novelist and 2013 Man Booker Prize winner, Eleanor Catton, the film offers us a humorous perception into the lifetime of Emma and her many acquaintances.
Who wrote the soundtrack for Emma?
English composer and former Royal Academy of Music scholar, Isobel Waller-Bridge (Vita and Virginia, Vainness Truthful (2018)), has written the soundtrack for Emma.
Waller-Bridge is finest recognized for composing the music to her sister Phoebe’s TV comedy-drama collection, Fleabag. The present’s dramatic, neo-Renaissance choral music was the proper accompaniment for its witty feminine protagonist.
Her Emma rating is an excellent dialogue of opera and vocal people music, representing the protagonist and her protégé, Harriet Smith. The 2 genres start to collide as Emma realises her ethical dilemma.
Who’s within the Emma solid?
American-born mannequin and actress, Anya Taylor-Pleasure, performs lead Emma Woodhouse. She is finest recognized for her roles as Thomasin within the 2015 interval horror film, The Witch, and Casey Cooke within the horror-thriller movies, Break up (2016) and Glass (2019).
Her modelling profession started after she was scouted whereas strolling outdoors Harrods Division Retailer, London, and it was by means of her spectacular work that she met and signed with an performing agent.
Since then, Taylor-Pleasure has loved nice success on display, and was the 2017 winner of the Cannes Movie Competition’s Trophée Chopard, one in every of two prestigious annual awards giving recognition to younger actors.
Becoming a member of her within the solid is British singer-songwriter, Johnny Flynn, as George Knightley, English actor Invoice Nighy (Love Really, Pirates of the Caribbean) as Mr. Woodhouse, and English comic and actress Miranda Hart as Miss Bates, amongst others.
What’s the launch date of Emma?
Emma is out now within the UK. It will likely be launched within the US on 21 February 2020.