Netflix announces release date of Dakota Johnson-starrer; Details inside

Streaming service Netflix has introduced that “Persuasion”, the movie adaptation of writer Jane Austen’s traditional novel, will launch on its platform on July 15. Hollywood star Dakota Johnson headlines the movie, dubbed as a “fashionable, witty strategy to a beloved story”, together with actors Cosmo Jarvis and Henry Golding.

The streaming service shared the information of the film’s launch in a publish on Twitter together with its official trailer. “There’s at all times the one which received away. ‘Persuasion’, starring Dakota Johnson, Cosmo Jarvis and Henry Golding, primarily based on the beloved Jane Austen novelarrives on Netflix July 15,” Netflix Film tweeted. The story revolves round Anne Elliot (Johnson), an remoted 27-year-old struggling to maneuver on after she broke her engagement with Frederick Wentworth (Jarvis), after being persuaded by household good friend Lady Russell (Nikki Amuka-Bird).

After seven years, the 2 come again into one another’s orbit when Anne’s household rents their residence to his sister and her husband. Anne rapidly finds herself caught in a love triangle between her former fiance and her cousin, William Elliot (Golding), who will inherit her father Walter’s (Richard E. Grant) property. 

With her family and friends pushing her to be with William, Anne is compelled to contemplate what she actually desires exterior of the social pressures surrounding her. “Persuasion” was revealed in 1817, six months after Austen’s dying, and is taken into account the long-lasting writer’s most mature work with a not-so-young heroine.

The story, like most of Austen’s work, has been tailored for the display screen a number of instances. Acclaimed theatre director Carrie Cracknell is making her characteristic directorial debut with the film from a screenplay by Ron Bass and Alice Victoria Winslow. Persuasion is produced by Andrew Lazar, Christina Weiss Lurie with Elizabeth Cantillon, Michael Constable and David Fliegel serving as govt producers.

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