A new trailer has been released for Netflix's upcoming film The School for Good and Evil, which stars several Broadway alums and drops on the streaming platform October 19.
Sophia Anne Caruso (Beetlejuice) is Sophie and Sofia Wylie (High School Musical: The Musical: The Series) plays Agatha, two best friends who are selected to attend a school where adolescents train to become fairytale heroes—and villains.
The cast also stars Broadway alums Cate Blanchett (The Present) as Narrator, Laurence Fishburne (American Buffalo) as The School Master, Kerry Washington (American Son) as Professor Dovey, joined by Charlize Theron (Mad Max) as Lady Lesso, Michelle Yeoh (Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon) as Professor Anemone, and Tony and Olivier winner Patti LuPone (Company) in a currently unnamed role.
Rounding out the cast are Rachel Bloom, Rob Delaney, Mark Heap, Earl Cave, Rosie Graham, Kit Young, Jamie Flatters, Ali Khan, Chinenye Ezeudu, Joelle, Freya Parks, Stephanie Siadatan, Briony Scarlett, Oliver Watson, Holly Sturton, Demi Isaac Oviawe, Olivia Booth-Ford, Emma Lau, Misia Butler, Kaitlyn Akinpelumi, Ben Aycrigg, Myles Kamwendo, Petra Hajduk, Abigail Stones, and Elise Newman.
Paul Feig directs The School for Good and Evil, which features a screenplay penned by David Magee and Laura Solon based on the book series by Soman Chainani. Joe Roth, Jeffrey Kirschenbaum, Jane Startz, and Feigco’s Paul Feig and Laura Fischer serve as producers. Chainani, Zack Roth, and Patricia Riggen are executive producers.