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‘The King’ to premiere at the Venice Film Festival

The movies to screen at the Venice Film Festival have been announced and ‘The King’ is one of them. Read more at Variety.

“Seberg,” starring Kristen Stewart as actress Jean Seberg, will screen out of competition, as will David Michod’s Netflix title “The King,” an adaptation of several Shakespeare plays with an ensemble cast including Timothée Chalamet, Robert Pattinson, and Lily-Rose Depp.

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Timothée to star in ‘The King’ + DVD news

Accoring to Deadline, Timothée is set to star in Netflix’ ‘The King’ as young Henry V.

Chalamet will star as the title character in The King, a Plan B-produced drama helmed by David Michôd. Production will start in June. Joel Edgerton and Michôd wrote the script.

Chalamet will play the young Henry V. After his brother is killed in battle before his coronation, a young king is coronated in the late 1300s. The reluctant ruler wears the crown at a time when England was near a war with France, and the empire is teetering. He rises to the occasion, admirably.

In other news, ‘Call Me By Your Name’ will be released on DVD/Blu-Ray on March 13 and ‘Lady Bird’ on March 6, with the digital release on February 13.

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