6th October (WNN) — MGM is giving a glimpse of the new film Cyrano.
The studio on Wednesday shared a trailer for the musical drama featuring Peter Dinklage as French novelist and playwright Cyrano de Bergerac.
The preview reveals that Cyrano (Dinklage) loves his friend Roxanne (Haley Bennett) from afar, believing she will not feel that way and that the world will not accept their romance.
Cyrano’s unrequited love is further complicated when Roxanne (Bennett) falls in love with a new recruit Christian (Calvin Harrison Jr.). Cyrano helps woo Roxanne by writing a poem to Christiane while battling her emotions.
Cyrano Based on Erica Schmidt’s 2018 stage musical of the same name, itself inspired by the 1897 play Cyrano de Bergerac by Edmund Rostand. Rock band The National wrote the music and lyrics for both the stage musical and the new film.
The film is directed by Joe Wright (Pride & Prejudicehandjob to feel guilty) and co-stars Bashir Salahuddin and Ben Mendelsohn.
Cyrano It had its world premiere at the Telluride Film Festival in September. The film opens in theaters in December.
Dinklage is best known for playing Tyrion Lannister game of Thrones, while Bennett starred girl in train And Thank you for your service.