Netflix’s Geeked Week 2023 updates keep coming. It’s been a busy few days, but the streamer saved the first look at one of its most anticipated projects for the end of the online fan festival.
stranger things‘Millie Bobby Brown plays a young princess named Elodie who is about to marry a neighboring prince, but the opposing kingdom surprisingly uses her as a sacrifice to appease a raging dragon and pay off an ancient debt. I am planning to use it.
In this high fantasy story, there is no brave and courageous prince coming to the rescue of the princess. Instead, he must save himself from the dragon’s lair.
Rumor has it that Brown’s heroine kills the dragon at the beginning of the film, and the film spends most of its time dealing with the implications of her survival.
The film stars Brown alongside Angela Bassett (Black Panther: Wakanda Forever), Robin Wright (Wonder Woman, House of Cards), Shohreh Aghdashloo (The Expanse), Nick Robinson (Jurassic World), Ray Winstone (The Departed, Black Widow). Are. , Brooke Carter (The Peripheral), Manes-Sana Tamaclo (Inception) will play a knight, Sonya Nisa (Red Rose) and Rui M Tomas (Lusitania).
Bassett plays Lady Bedford, Princess Elodie’s stepmother, while Wright plays Queen Isabelle, who is preparing for Prince Elodie’s wedding.
Juan Carlos Fresnadillo (28 Weeks Later, The Infiltrator) is directing from a script written by Dan Mazo (Chariots of the Titans, Fast X).
There is no exact release date for Damsel at this time, but Netflix has told fans that the film is expected to be released sometime in 2024. The film was originally scheduled to be released on October 13, 2013, but was postponed due to the recently resolved SAG dispute. -AFTRA actor’s strike.
A new version of the screenplay by Evelyn Skye was published on April 18, 2023.
The film’s official synopsis reads, “Damsel is a sweeping thriller about a princess who thinks she is marrying a prince and will be thrown into a pit where she will be sacrificed to a dragon. Brown plays Elodie, who is anxiously awaiting her marriage to Prince Henry and feels pressure from her father, who needs the money she will get from her marriage, to be a good, obedient wife. .
After marrying Henry, Elodie realizes that she has been tricked into sacrificing herself to a ferocious dragon who intends to eat her. Elodie must fight her way out of the dragon’s lair and ultimately save herself by killing the dragon,