The first trailer has arrived for His Dark Materials, a new TV series from the BBC, with Lin-Manuel Miranda.
The series is based on fantasy books written by Philip Pullman, a trilogy by Northern Lights (1995) (published as The Golden Compass in North America), The Subtle Knife (1997) and The Amber Spyglass (2000).
The screen application is written by Harry Potter and the damned child actor Jack Thorne. Tom Hooper will control the first two episodes.
Look at the trailer with a glimpse of Miranda below!
His dark material follows a young girl Lyra, played by Dafne Keen, who meets a truthful entity called alethiometer. Her adventure leads her to her uncle (James McAvoy), Mrs. Coulter (Ruth Wilson) and the mysterious Dust. Miranda fulfills the role of aeronaut and adventurer Lee Scoresby, who is a friend of Lyra.