One of hollywood television industry’s finest and versatile stunning actress, Jodie Comer is finally back with historical drama The Last Duel.
She won hearts of audiences and also created a fanbase globally with her remarkable performance in BBBC America’s hit crime thriller drama series ‘Killing Eve’ (2018 – present), wherein she essayed the leading antagonist Villanelle who is a psychopathic Russian assassin that develops a dangerous obsession with Eve Polastri (Sandra Oh! ) and for fans who missed watching her on screens, actor Jodie Comer is finally back with historical drama The Last Duel.
For people who are really unaware and don’t know the actress, then she had become the audiences and fans favorite villain of whom they all could never get enough of and yes it was Killing Eve which got her international fame and recognition globally as a versatile actor and also made her reach the pinnacle of stardom as well and now an exciting news for audiences is that Jodie Comer is finally back with historical drama The Last Duel.
These are the interesting things we all need to know about this much awaited upcoming historical drama film.
Star cast of The Last Duel – Jodie Comer who is best known for Killing Eve is going to be seen essaying a leading role in the series and we can’t wait to see her on the big screen. Apart from her as the main cast, even the award winning actors Adam Driver and Matt Damon have been cast in pivotal roles in the movie which means that it is a star studded cast list for sure.
The main cast of The Last Duel have an ensemble starcast boasting some biggest names like Matt Damon as Jean de Carrouges, Adam Driver as Jacques Le Gris, Jodie Comer as Marguerite de Carrouges, Ben Affleck as Count Pierre d’Alençon, Harriet Walter as Nicole de Buchard, Nathaniel Parker as Sir Robert de Thibouville, Sam Hazeldine as Thomin du Bois, Michael McElhatton as Bernard Latour and Alex Lawther as King Charles VI.
Plot of The Last Duel – The Last Duel is a historical period drama film that’s a novel to series adaptation totally inspired and based on book of the same name, The Last Duel: A True Story of Trial by Combat in Medieval France written by Eric Jager. As the title suggests, it’s based on a factually real and legit true story. The film has been directed by Ridley Scott, who’s behind classics like Thelma & Louise and Blade Runner.
In the official film trailer of The Last Duel, we see how its set in the 14th century France the trailer starts from the scene wherein Marguerite de Thibouville (Jodie Comer) says she’s been raped by her husband’s best friend. Then a trial by combat takes place in between knight Jean de Carrouges and squire Jacques Le Gris who are both the husband and the accused party.
Talking about this historically, then it is about the last legally sanctioned duel that took place in France.
The Last Duel hits the theatres globally on the 15th October 2021 which is only few months away now nd looking at the trailer we can see how much it is dark and dramatic as well with oodles of high octane action sequences and much more.
The official trailer link for the highly anticipated film –