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Thursday, June 18, 2020

"Cursed" on Netflix - New Footage




Take a look at new footage from the upcoming 10-episode, live-action TV series "Cursed", re-imagining the 'King Arthur' legend, starring Katherine Langford as 'Nimue', cursed to become the fabled 'Lady of the Lake', streaming on Netflix, Summer 2020:


Cast also includes Devon Terrell, Gustaf Skarsgård, Peter Mullan...


...Lily Newmark, Shalom Brune-Franklin, Daniel Sharman, Sebastian Armesto...


...Emily Coates, Catherine Walker and Billy Jenkins.


"...'Nimue', is a teenage girl with a mysterious gift, destined to become the powerful 'Lady of the Lake'.


"After her mother’s death, she finds an unexpected partner in 'Arthur'...


"...a young mercenary, on a quest to find 'Merlin' and deliver an ancient sword.


"Over the course of her journey, Nimue will become a symbol of courage and rebellion against the terrifying 'Red Paladins', and their complicit 'King Uther'..."


"I have always been entranced by the mythological 'Arthur' story," said "Sin City" and "Cursed" comic book writer Frank Miller, "and by 'Nimue', in particular. 


"It can be interpreted in a number of ways...


"...either from a delightful children’s story, as in 'The Sword in the Stone', to a terrifying interpretation like 'Excalibur'."


Simon & Schuster will publish a companion book to the series, written by Tom Wheeler...


...with Miller providing illustrations.


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