The Kid Who Would Be King - Official Trailer

The Kid Who Would Be King is a 2019 British fantasy adventure film written and directed by Joe Cornish. The film was released in the United States in January 25, 2019, and in the United Kingdom in February 15, 2019, by 20th Century Fox.

Alex is a young boy who is picked on at school and does not appear to be very special at all. However, that soon changes when he finds and pulls King Arthur's famous sword Excalibur. He discovers that he is destined to form a new round table for an upcoming battle with the medieval villain Morgana (Ferguson), who summons evil forces to rule the world. The wizard Merlin (Imrie) assists Alex in his quest. He was depicted as a young incarnation of Merlin in the film but capable of transforming to his old self (Stewart).

Cast - Louis Ashbourne Serkis as Alexander "Alex" Elliot
          Dean Chaumoo as Bedders
          Tom Taylor as Lance
          Rhianna Doris as Kaye
          Angus Imrie and Patrick Stewart as Merlin
          Rebecca Ferguson as Morgana
          Denise Gough as Mrs. Elliot
          Noma Dumezweni as Mrs. Lee
          Nathan Stewart-Jarrett as Mr. Kepler
          Mark Bonnar as Mr. Jeffreys
          Alexandra Roach as Ms. Foster
          Genevieve O'Reilly as Sophie
          Nick Mohammed as Mr. Hyde
          Adam Buxton as Stonehenge Tour Guide

Release Date - January 25, 2019 (United States)
                        February 15, 2019 (United Kingdom)

Genre - Fantasy, Adventure, Drama

Directed by - Joe Cornish

Produced by - Nira Park
                       Tim Bevan
                       Eric Fellner


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