While 13 Reasons Why continues to cruise alongside on Netflix with the current launch of its fourth and last season, Katherine Langford is transferring on to a brand new collection on the streamer. She leads Cursed as Nimue. The present is a re-imagining of the Arthurian legend that tells the story from Nimue’s perspective and places her on the trail to nice energy. After the passing of her mom, she joins forces with a younger mercenary named Arthur (Devon Terrell) and the pair try to seek out the wizard Merlin (Gustaf Skarsgård) to ship an historic sword.
The present relies on the upcoming illustrated novel from Thomas Wheeler and Frank Miller. When that undertaking was first introduced, Wheeler advised EW that they hope to “shake the foundations of this beloved mythology and in the process create a new hero for a new age.” Will the duo have the ability to obtain the identical with the Netflix adaptation? We’ll have to attend till the present drops on July 17th to actually discover out, however this brief teaser does present some promise! Langford is clearly an enormous expertise who most actually can headline such a considerable manufacturing, and the visible model of this trailer does pique curiosity as effectively. The gradual movement photographs with seamless edits is a reasonably gorgeous advertising method, however it’s the darkness and grit of the fabric that means that Cursed may very well be a younger grownup fantasy collection with some severe grit to it.
Check out the trailer for your self on the high of this text and maintain a watch out for Cursed which is about to hit Netflix on July 17th.
Here’s the official synopsis for Cursed:
Based on the upcoming ebook of the identical title, Cursed is a re-imagining of the Arthurian legend, advised by the eyes of Nimue, a teenage heroine with a mysterious present who’s destined to change into the highly effective (and tragic) Lady of the Lake. After her mom’s loss of life, she finds an sudden companion in Arthur, a younger mercenary, in a quest to seek out Merlin and ship an historic sword. Over the course of her journey, Nimue will change into a logo of braveness and riot in opposition to the terrifying Red Paladins, and their complicit King Uther.