The official trailer for “The King’s Daughter,” a new fantasy drama based on Vonde N. McIntyre’s novel “The Moon and the Sun,” has been released.
The film stars Kaya Scodelario (from Crawl and Resident Evil: Welcome to Raccoon City) as the illegitimate daughter of King Louis XIV (played by Pierce Brosnan). When she learns that her father, the king, is holding a mythical mermaid (Bingbing Fan) locked inside the castle lagoon, the king’s daughter embarks on a daring quest to free the humanoid sea creature from captivity.
Director Sean McNamara (Soul Surfer, The Miracle Season) directed the film, which also stars Benjamin Walker, Pablo Schreiber, Rachel Griffiths, William Hurt, and Julie Andrews as the narrator.
The King’s Daughter plot of the film In short
The search for the immortality of King Louis XIV. (Pierce Brosnan) leads him to capture the life force of a mermaid (Bingbing Fan), but his unwavering will is called into question when his long-hidden illegitimate daughter (Kaya Scodelario) establishes a connection with a magical creature. Based on Vonde N. McIntyre’s novel ‘The Moon and the Sun’.
The King’s Daughter movie cast and characters
- Pierce Brosnan as King Louis XIV
- Kaya Scodelario as Marie-Josèphe
- Benjamin Walker as Yves De La Croix
- William Hurt as Père La Chaise
- Rachel Griffiths as Abbess
- Fan Bingbing as the Mermaid
- Ben Lloyd-Hughes as Jean-Michel Lintillac
- Paul Ireland as Benoit
- Pablo Schreiber as Dr. Labarthe
- Crystal Clarke as Magali
- Julie Andrews as Narrator
The King’s Daughter Release date
The King’s Daughter movie in theaters on January 21, 2022, in the United States,