The Kid Who Would Be King new trailer steps up to the plate

Patrick Stewart joins the party in this new trailer for Joe Cornish’s The Kid Who Would Be King

A second trailer has landed for Joe Cornish’s upcoming fantasy adventure The Kid Who Would Be King, and it’s got some Patrick Stewart in it.

And here’s a new poster to go with it:

Read the plot synopsis below:

Old school magic meets the modern world in the epic adventure THE KID WHO WOULD BE KING. Alex (Ashbourne Serkis) thinks he’s just another nobody, until he stumbles upon the mythical Sword in the Stone, Excalibur. Now, he must unite his friends and enemies into a band of knights and, together with the legendary wizard Merlin (Stewart), take on the wicked enchantress Morgana (Ferguson). With the future at stake, Alex must become the great leader he never dreamed he could be.

The film stars British rising stars Louis Ashbourne Serkis, Dean Chaumoo, Tom Taylor, Rhianna Dorris and Angus Imrie, alongside Sir Patrick Stewart and Rebecca Ferguson.

The Kid Who Would Be King is in UK cinemas from 15 February 2019. Get all the latest fantasy news with every issue of SciFiNow.