The American fantasy drama ‘Cursed’ by Frank Miller and Tom Wheeler is an adaptation of a novel with the same name. On 28th March 2018, the first season of this series was announced, a week after the novel was announced publicly. Simon and Schuster published the novel on 1st October 2019. The series is a part of Netflix originals. It is a coming of age drama with ten episodes in Season 1. The series was shot in England from January 2019 till September 2019. Katherine Langford is leading the cast, which makes it more exciting after her performances in ’13 Reasons Why’ and ‘Knives Out’. Here’s everything you need to know about the series, its plot, cast, release date, and more.
The story revolves around a young girl Nimue, who goes on to become the Lady of the Lake due to the mysterious gift she owns, making her powerful. After her mother’s death, she needs to deliver an ancient sword and find Merlin. She begins this quest with Arthur, whom she meets during the journey. Over the journey, she shows her bravery and courage to fight against King Uther and the Red Paladins. The series is about having the courage to fight the religious terror and need, something impossible in that time.
Actors who have shown amazing performances in their past works have been cast. As a result, the show will surely be brilliant to watch. Some of them are:
- Nimue- Katherine Langford
- Arthur- Devon Terrell
- Merlin- Gustaf Skarsgard
- Pym- Lily Newmark
- Paladin Archer- Zak Holland
- Paladin- Nicki Vickery
- Cora- Ashley Bannerman
- Red Spear- Bella Dayne
- Red Paladin- Gary Reimer
‘Cursed’ released an exceptional poster that gained a lot of attention. On 18th June 2020, Netflix released the first trailer for its upcoming Original ‘Cursed’. On 30th June 2020, a new trailer was released on YouTube, interpreting the story and showing the timeline of the era where the story is set. The trailer has already crossed 2.45 million views. With amazing graphics and VFX effects, ‘Cursed’ will surely win many hearts. You can watch the trailer below.
Cursed Release Date:
The series will be streamed on Netflix and will release on 17th July 2020. Nimue’s journey of saving her people and the legendary sword will surely keep you entertained during this lockdown. For more such updates, stay tuned.