HOLLYWOOD- Actors Emma Stone and Rachel Weisz starrer The Favourite is a comedy drama set in the 18th century. The first teaser for the Yorgos Lanthimos movie was released yesterday.
Queen Anne (Olivia Colman) is shown preoccupied with duck races and pineapple eating while England is at war with France. Lady Sarah (Rachel Weisz), Queen’s friend and trusted aide, handles all political affairs.
But things turn ugly when Emma Stone arrives as the new help and wants to be the Queen’s favourite.
Also starring Nicholas Hoult, Joe Alwyn and Mark Gatiss, The Favourite will release in USA on November 23 and the United Kingdom and Ireland on January 1, 2019.