Friday, December 15, 2017

PREMIUM SPOTLIGHT ON BBC'S PERIOD SET 'LITTLE WOMEN' MINI SERIES AIRING THIS CHRISTMAS WITH EMILY WATSON, MICHAEL GAMBON, JULIAN MORRIS, ANGELA LANSBURY! TRAILER AND PHOTOS!

  'LITTLE WOMEN'
NEW BBC'S MINI SERIES
A treat for you today from BBC - first trailer for their small screen adaptation of LITTLE WOMEN which will air in three episodes 26th, 27th and 28th December during Christmas holidays!
THE STORY OF LITTLE WOMEN
based on Louisa May Alcott’s novel, is set in 1862 against the backdrop of a country divided, and follows the four March sisters: Meg (Willa Fitzgerald),
The series will hit the small screens on PBS in USA sometime next year
Jo (Maya Hawke), Beth (Annes Elwy), and Amy (Kathryn Newton) on their journey from childhood to adulthood while their father (Dylan Baker)
The new mini series will air in three evenings over Christmas holidays
is away at war. Under the guidance of their mother Marmee (Emily Watson), the girls navigate what it means to be a young woman: from gender
Julian Morris plays Laurie's tutor in the new version of Little Women
roles to sibling rivalry, first love, loss and marriage. Accompanied by the charming boy next door Laurie Laurence (Jonah Hauer-King), their
The series comes from Call the Midwife creator
cantankerous wealthy Aunt March (Angela Lansbury) and benevolent neighbour Mr. Laurence (Michael Gambon), LITTLE WOMEN is a coming-
Ethan's daughter Maya Hawke is Jo in the series
of-age story that is as relevant and engaging today as it was on its original publication in 1868. Alongside Laurie is his young tutor John Brooke, played by Julian Morris!

6 comments:

  1. I have yet to see an adaptation of "Little Women" that does justice to the original -- but perhaps this one will be the one!?

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    1. you never know! I totally hated their recent adaptation of Howards End, but the book is pure snobbish garbage too in that case :)

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  2. Just a little taste in the trailer, but it does look like a lovely adaptation to help get through the chilly winter days.

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    1. yes, BBC has started shortening their trailers to mere 20 seconds, probably because of their new trend to cut all series to just three episodes.

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  3. Historic drama with sisters - can only be good!

    -Kati
    Almost Stylish

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