Fox Searchlight Pictures Unveil the Trailer, Photo Set + Title Art for Dome Karukoski’s TOLKIEN Featuring Lily Collins + Nicholas Hoult
The Fan Carpet are pleased to bring you the First Trailer for TOLKIEN, starring Nicholas Hoult as world-renowned author J.R.R. Tolkien, and set for release in UK cinemas on May 3, courtesy of Fox Searchlight Pictures!
TOLKIEN explores the formative years of the orphaned author as he finds friendship, love and artistic inspiration among a group of fellow outcasts at school. This takes him into the outbreak of World War I, which threatens to tear the "fellowship" apart. All of these experiences would inspire Tolkien to write his famous Middle-earth novels.
Directed by Dome Karukoski from a script by David Gleeson and Stephen Beresford, the film also stars Lily Collins, Colm Meaney, Anthony Boyle, Patrick Gibson, Tom Glynn-Carney, Craig Roberts, Laura Donnelly, Genevieve O’Reilly, Pam Ferris and Derek Jacobi.
TOLKIEN is produced by Peter Chernin p.g.a., Jenno Topping p.g.a., David Ready p.g.a., and Kris Thykier p.g.a..
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TOLKIEN HITS CINEMAS ON MAY 3