Saoirse Ronan stars in the heartbreaking first trailer for On Chesil Beach
A first trailer for On Chesil Beach, the new adaptation of the bestselling novel from Ian McEwan, has been unveiled. Click below to watch it:
The movie stars Saoirse Ronan, who scored an Oscar nomination aged just 13 when she starred in the hit adaptation of Ian McEwan’s Atonement and now she reunites with McEwan for the second time for this new drama, set in 1962.
Ronan plays Florence, while Billy Howle stars as Edward. The pair have just been married and are spending their honeymoon in a small hotel on the Dorset seashore, it’s a honeymoon that starts off happily but quickly goes wrong.
Anne Marie-Duff, Adrian Scarborough, Emily Watson and Samuel West all co-star, with Dominic Cooke directing, working from a script supplied by McEwan himself.
On Chesil Beach will be released into UK cinemas on June 15th this summer.