The lives of Queen Elizabeth I and Mary Queen of Scots are riddled with intrigue and drama that only history could provide. Now, this tumultuous relationship between two of Europe’s most dynamic rulers is set to make a dramatic, star-studded return.
“Mary Queen of Scots” is directed by Josie Rourke and stars Academy Award Nominees Margot Robbie and Saoirse Ronan as Queen Elizabeth I and Mary Queen of Scots. Rourke is no stranger to dramatic pieces and old English language. The director made her debut with the 2011 stage performance, “Much Ado About Nothing.” Since that time, Rourke has made her name directing National Theatre Live performances of “Les Liaisons Dangereuses” and “Saint Joan.” This will be Rourke’s feature-length debut.
Robbie - Ronan - Rulers - Preview - April
Robbie and Ronan face off as the two great rulers. As we saw in a short preview last April at CinemaCon, this adaptation has quite the “Game Of Thrones” vibe. Ronan and Robbie, two of last year’s Best Actress nominees could battle it out again this year. Time will tell...