Showrunner: Will Davies
Executive Producers: Will Davies and Paul Trijbits
Cast: Amir Wilson, Ruby Serkis, Gjis Blom and Thaddea Graham
Format: Single-Camera, Live Action; 6 x ~45 minute episodes
Series Premiere: March 20, 2020
The Letter for the Kingis the story of a ruthless prince who threatens to cast the world into darkness, when a young knight in training named Tiuri (Amir Wilson) embarks on an epic quest to deliver a secret letter to the king. Along the way, he unexpectedly finds himself at the center of a magical prophecy foretelling the rise of a hero who can defeat the prince and restore peace. If he’s going to survive the journey, Tiuri will have to learn what it means to be a true knight — and a true leader.
The story is based on the best-selling novel of the same name and also stars Ruby Serkis, Thaddea Graham and Gijs Blom. The Letter for the King is written by Will Davies (How To Train Your Dragon, Johnny English, Puss in Boots) who also serves as executive producer. Paul Trijbits (Saving Mr. Banks, Sing Street, The Casual Vacancy) is also an executive producer. The 6-episode original series is produced by FilmWave.
More information: www.netflix.com/letterfortheking