His Dark Materials an epic new series with a prestigious cast and beloved source material, are being touted as a replacement for Game of Thrones. Here's everything we know about the show so far.
What is His Dark Materials about?
Based on Philip Pullman's bestselling novel trilogy, His Dark Materials is a fantasy The adventure show produced by HBO and the BBC takes place in an alternate reality in which each person has an animal companion, the is called a demon. Somewhere between a patronus and a ghost animal, demons are manifestations of the human soul and share personality traits with their humans. The story is about Lyra, an orphan who grew up at Jordan College, Oxford, when she encounters a plot involving her uncle Lord Asriel, the mysterious Mrs. Coulter and a growing number of missing children.
The First Novel of the Trilogy, The Golden Compass, was adapted to a film as early as 2007, and so that many viewers will already be familiar with the fantasy world of the world. which includes prophetic witches, a warlike society of anthropomorphic polar bears, and a dictatorial-religious institution called The Magisterium.
Who is in it?
His dark materials play James McAvoy ( Glass ) as Lord Asriel, Ruth Wilson ( Luther as Mrs. Coulter and Dafne Keen () Logan ) as the young protagonist Lyra. Also featured in the series are James Cosmo ( Game of Thrones, Chernobyl ) as Fader Corum, leader of the nomadic Egyptian tribe who take over Lyra, and Clarke Peters ( The Wire ) be visible. as Dr. Carne. The character of Lee Scoresby, an adventurous airship pilot, is played by none other than Lin-Manuel Miranda.
Is there a trailer?
The BBC has this week released a short trailer that gives a glimpse into the steampunk world of Lyras Oxford and the esoteric intrigue that will surely scratch this Game of Thrones ].
When does it come out?
His dark materials are published internationally by HBO in the US and the BBC. Although no official release date has been set, it was announced this month that the show will debut "End of 201