If you’re old enough, you should remember the film adaptation of Richard Adams’ Watership Down, which truly scarred us as kids..
Well now it’s back for round two and the BBC has revealed the first images from the new miniseries adaptation and we have all our fingers crossed that a new gen of kids won’t get traumatised.
Not only are we psyched to see Sam Smith onboard to record music for the film, but the cast line up for the miniseries is very impressive, including:
- X-Men’s James McAvoy as Hazel
- X-Men’s Nicholas Hault as Fiver
- The Crown’s Olivia Colman as Strawberry
- James Bond’s Gemma Arterton as Clover
- Star Wars’ John Boyega as Bigwig
- The Jungle Book’s Ben Kingsley as General Woudwort
- Doctor Who's Peter Capaldi as Kehaar
- Gone Girl's Rosamund Pike as The Black Rabbit OfInlé
- Black Panther's Daniel Kaluuya as Bluebell
- Kingsman's Taron Egerton as El-Ahrairah
- The Office's Mackenzie Crook as Hawkbit
- Captain Marvel's Gemma Chan as Dewdrop
- The Crown's Jason Watkins as Captain Orchis
- James Bond's Rory Kinnear as Cowslip
- Line of Duty's Craig Parkinson as Captain Sainfoin
- Yes, Prime Minister's Henry Goodman as Blackavar
- Batman Begins' Tom Wilkinson as Threarah
- Harry Potter's Lee Ingleby as Captain Campion
- Line of Duty's Charlotte Spencer as Nettle
- Black Mirror's Daniel Rigby as Dandelion
This is going to be a real tear-jerker, so grab the tissues!