The first trailer is out for The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society, based on the bestselling novel by Mary Ann Shaffer and Annie Barrows. Producing are Paula Mazur and Mitchell Kaplan from the Mazur/Kaplan Company (he is the owner of Books & Books in southern Florida and the Cayman Islands), along with Graham Broadbent and Pete Czernin from Blueprint Pictures (Best Exotic Marigold Hotel, In Bruges).
Directed by Mike Newell (Four Weddings and a Funeral, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire), the film stars Lily James (Downton Abbey, Darkest Hour), Michiel Huisman, Katherine Parkinson, Matthew Goode, Glen Powell, Penelope Wilton, Jessica Brown Findlay and Tom Courtenay. The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society is currently scheduled to open April 20 in the U.K. There is no official U.S. release date yet.