Nicholas Hoult is JRR Tolkien in the first trailer for Tolkien
A first trailer for Tolkien, the new biopic about the life of J.R.R Tolkien, has debuted online. Click below to watch it:
Nicholas Hoult stars as Tolkien and the film charts his journey from the trenches of World War I to his life at Oxford University and his writing of Lord Of The Rings and The Hobbit.
Starring alongside Hoult are Lily Collins, Colm Meaney, Anthony Boyle, Patrick Gibson, Tom Glynn-Carney, Craig Roberts, Laura Donnelly, Genevieve O’Reilly, Pam Ferris and Derek Jacobi.
Finnish director Dome Karukoski calls the shots, working from a script from David Gleeson and Stephen Beresford
Tolkien will be released into UK cinemas on May 3rd.