Olivia Colman looks definitely scary in the Great Expectations trailer. In a duration drama that harkens back to her Oscar- winning efficiency as Queen Anne in The Favourite and her Emmy- winning turn as Queen Elizabeth II in The Crown, Colman will play the function of Miss Havisham inGreat Expectations The upcoming restricted series functions as an adjustment of the well-known Charles Dickens book of the very same name.

Now, FX Networks has actually debuted the very first full-length trailer for Great Expectations Watch the trailer below:

Over 2 minutes long, the trailer mostly follows the story’s primary lead character, an orphan nicknamed Pip, however it is Olivia Colman as Miss Havisham who takes the program with a representation that is equivalent parts scary and conniving.

What Is Great Expectations About?

Olivia Colman as Miss Havisham and Fionn Whitehead as Pip in Great Expectations

Both Dickens’ well-known unique and approaching tv adjustment chronicle the coming-of-age story of Pip, an orphan who wishes for a much better life and gets a not likely chance to get in London’s upper class at the hands of a strange benefactor. The 1861 unique consists of a few of the most renowned scenes that Dickens composed, such as Pip being confronted by the left found guilty Abel Magwitch, which is revealed briefly in the trailer. Like the majority of Dickens’ stories, Great Expectations checks out styles connected to hardship, love and rejection, and the accomplishment of excellent over evil.

The book likewise includes a vibrant cast of characters that have actually gone beyond into pop culture. Many of them have actually been cast in the upcoming adjustment, consisting of Dunkirk‘s Fionn Whitehead as the main lead character Pip, Colman as the eccentric Miss Havisham, Shalom Brune-Franklin as the gorgeous however cold Estella, Owen McDonnell as the unsophisticated yet kind blacksmith Joe, and Johnny Harris as Magwitch.

Great Expectations has actually been adjusted to the screen numerous times, most just recently in the 2012 movie starring Helena Bonham Carter asMiss Havisham The upcoming series is aiming to set itself apart with Colman’s cooling representation as its piece de resistance and Peaky Blinders‘ Steven Knight as its imaginative mind, with Great Expectations being his 2nd Dickens adjustment made in cooperation with the BBC and FX after 2019’s AChristmas Carol Like Knight’s last adjustment, Great Expectations must make another among Dickens’ most well-known works more available when the restricted series premieres on March 26 on FX on Hulu.

Source: FX Networks