Watch the first trailer for lavish new biopic Churchill
A first trailer for Churchill, the new biopic of the iconic British Prime Minster with Brian Cox in the role, has been unveiled. Click below to watch it.
Starring alongside Cox are Miranda Richardson, John Slattery, James Purefoy, Julian Wadham, Richard Durden and Ella Purnell.
The movie has been directed by Jonathan Teplitzky, director of Burnin' Square and The Railway Man. Historian Alex von Tunzelmann has provided the screenplay.
Churchill is set in June 1944 at the point in World War II when Allied Forces were stood on the brink: a million soldiers are secretly assembled on the south coast of Britain, poised to invade Nazi-occupied Europe. Only one man was holding them up, Churchill himself.
The movie will be released on June 16th this summer.