An all-star line-up of British period drama stars has been announced for Emma.
Emma began filming in England last week, with The Miniaturist star Anya Taylor-Joy playing the iconic title character.
She’ll be joined in Emma by Bill Nighy (Love Actually) as Emma’s father Mr. Woodhouse, comedian Miranda Hart (Call the Midwife) as Miss Bates, and Josh O’Connor (The Durrells) as Mr. Elton.
The cast also includes Johnny Flynn (Vanity Fair) as George Knightley, Mia Goth as Harriet Smith, Callum Turner (Fantastic Beasts 2) as Frank Churchill, Rupert Graves (Sherlock) as Mr. Weston, Gemma Whelan (Game of Thrones) as Mrs. Weston, Amber Anderson as Jane Fairfax, and Tanya Reynolds as Mrs. Elton.
The script for Emma has been written by The Luminaries author Eleanor Catton.
Jane Austen’s Emma novel is available on Amazon.