Netflix has released some new images of the cast from their upcoming film adaptation of Jane Austen’s classic novel “Persuasion”. The film will star Dakota Johnson (“Fifty Shades of Grey”), Cosmo Jarvis (“Lady Macbeth”), and Henry Golding (“Crazy Rich Asians”) and is set for a 2022 release. Carrie Cracknell will direct for her first feature length film after previously directing a number of National Theatre productions.
Living with her snobby family on the brink of bankruptcy, Anne Elliot is an unconforming woman with modern sensibilities. When Frederick Wentworth—the dashing one she once sent away—crashes back into her life, Anne must choose between putting the past behind her or listening to her heart when it comes to second chances.