Recently, the trailer of Promising Young Woman released and is slated to release on Christmas Day. Promising Young Woman is an American upcoming black comedy-drama thriller movie written, directed, and co-produced by Emerald Fennell. The film stars Bo Burnham, Carey Mulligan, Clancy Brown, Alison Brie, Laverne Cox, and Connie Britton.
Promising Young Woman premiered at the Sundance Film Festival on 25 January 2020, and it is scheduled to be released on 25 December 2020 by Focus Features. Multi-hyphenate Fennell hands behind the project make it even more exciting. She is an author, actress, director, and screenwriter. She is known for the incredible thriller series Killing Eve. Fennell earned two Primetime Emmy Award nominations. She is also known for her performance in the projects Call the Midwife, The Crown, Albert Nobbs, Vita and Virginia, and Anna Karenina.
In 2020, she is all set to release her directorial debut, Promising Young Woman in December, after getting delayed in April. The trailer starts with a tense and ominous meeting with Cassandra, played by Mulligan, and Connie, played by Britton. And the Dean at the university where the scandal centers on the movie’s plot. Soon, the version of Britney Spears’s “Toxic” begins playing, which tells the audience this will not be a usual thriller.
The story’s plot revolves around Cassie (played by Carey Mulligan) was a promising woman, until a mysterious event derailed her future. And Cassie begins to live a secret double life at night, while she is still the same smart, cunning woman.
The production started in January 2019, and the shooting began on 26 March 2019. Initially, the movie was scheduled to be released on 17 April 2020, but due to the global pandemic COVID-19, it was delayed to be released on Christmas 2020.
There is a statement displayed in the trailer: “Every now and then, a film comes along that ignites a conversation.” it set similar themed #MeToo movies such as Bombshell or The Assistant, is the issue that Promising Young Woman is tackling- has existed as a top issue for years. And perhaps the statement is accurate, and hopefully, it ignites to bring the change in conversations.
Promising Young Woman, a delicious new take on revenge, follows Cassandra, played by Mulligan, an optimistic woman whose life plan is derailed until an unexpected encounter gives her the chance to right the wrongs. Promising Young Woman received an approval rating of 91% on Rotten Tomatoes based on 47 reviews with an average rating of 7.54/10. The critics of the site called it a bold, provocative, timely thriller. The movie is an encouraging feature for director-writer Emerald Fennell. The film scored 74 out of 100 on Metacritic based on 14 critics, which generally indicates favorable reviews.
The above is all about the upcoming Fennell’s movie Promising Young Woman. And fans are impatiently waiting for its release. I hope this was an informative article for you.