Netflix’s Matilda the Musical First Teaser Trailer: Emma Thompson Is a Scary Miss Trunchbull in the First Teaser Trailer to be released by the Netflix series Matilda the Musical
Alisha Weir will play the title role , and Lashana Lynch plays the role of Miss Honey in the forthcoming Netflix film Roald Dahl’s Matilda the Musical, with Emma Thompson
Emma Thompson is an terrifying headmistress.
The actress, 63years old, is a complete mystery when she assumes the part in the character of Miss Trunchbull in the forthcoming Netflix film adaptation Roald Dahl’s Matilda the Musical.
Alisha Weir plays Matilda Wormwood, an avid reader who has a strong imagination and magical skills.
She goes to Crunchem Hall, but quickly realizes it’s under the supervision of the evil Trunchbull.
However, there’s a bright side with an inspirational instructor Miss Honey, played by Captain Marvel’s Lashana Lynch.
“Matilda Wormwood, criminals like you need a real lesson,” Thompson says to Weir at the close of the teaser trailer which premiered on Wednesday.
Matthew Warchus directs the new film after bringing this Tony-winning show to London in the UK and also broadway. Dennis Kelly returns to write songs and music, with lyrics composed by Tim Minchin.