Netflix has made its intentions clear that they want to create epic web-series that can be loved by viewers worldwide. Not only do we have Money Heist and The Witcher to enjoy, but looking further ahead in 2020 is the arrival of Cursed Season 1. Cursed is an upcoming Netflix Original series based on the novel of the same name by Tom Wheeler.
Katherine Longford was called for the lead role in the show soon after Netflix order it in 2018. Later in March 2019, Devon Terrell, Gustaf Skarsgard, Peter Mullan, Lily Newmark, Shalom Brune-Franklin, Daniel Sharman, Sebastian Armesto, Emily Coates, and Billy Jenkins were also given roles in the show.
As of now, the digital platform has just released a trailer of the web series. Stay tuned on Movie Revision to get the latest update about Cursed.
Cursed: Release Date
Thanks to an update from Netflix on twitter, it is confirmed that Cursed will arrive in the mid 2020. A fan account has also stated that the release date will be Friday, July 17th, 2020! But we cannot assure how much truth this fan account post has. However, due to the pandemic and the disruption caused in production because of that, the release might postpone.
The first season of Cursed is going to have 10 episodes titles of which have already been revealed. It is the reinvention of the Arthurian legend that revolves around a brave girl named Nimue. She is gifted in a mysterious way and is destined to become powerful but shall be subjected to tragedy, hence the title cursed. She is on a quest with young Arthur who has to find Merlin and deliver an ancient sword. Apart from the brave girl on a quest of destiny, the theme is also considered to be a coming-of-the-age story. Something that describes the journey of the protagonist from a young age to adulthood. Thus, we expect more than just one season of the show.