Based on the Comic book The Secret Service, by Mark Miller and Dave Gibbons, 20th Century Studious has dropped the all-new trailer of “The King’s Man”, exploring the foundation and legacy of The Kingsman franchise.
Directed and co-produced by Mathew Vaughan, the film stars Ralph Fiennes, Gemma Arterton, Rhys Ifans, Matthew Goode, Tom Hollander, Harris Dickinson, Daniel Bruhl, with Djimon Hounsou and Charles Dance.
The film is set in 1918 London around World War 1, the press release states the official description of the film, “as a collection of history’s worst tyrants and criminal masterminds gather to plot a war to wipe out millions, one man must race against time to stop them. Discover the origins of the very first independent intelligence agency in the period spy drama”.
The cast also praised the director and co-writer Mathew Vaughan. “The style is very Matthew Vaughan “, said Arterton, who plays Polly. Hounsou, who portrays Shola, added, “Matthew is an amazing storyteller and he’s written something quite powerful”.
The film was initially announced to premiere in November 2019, but was delayed due to coronavirus pandemic and currently is slated to release in December in the US.
It is also produced by David Reid, Adam Bohling and will reach Indian theaters soon.