The Kid Who Would Be King - Official Trailer
The Kid Who Would Be King is an upcoming 2019 British fantasy adventure film written and directed by Joe Cornish. The film is set to be 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 Morgan "Morgana" le Fay
Denise Gough as Mrs. Elliot
Release Date - January 25, 2019 (United States)
February 15, 2019 (United Kingdom)
Genre - Fantasy, Adventure, Drama
Directed by - Joe Cornish
Produced by - Nira Park