Whereas we watch for Stranger Issues to go again into manufacturing, Millie Bobby Brown has one other undertaking with Netflix on the horizon. She’s starring in Enola Holmes because the eponymous little sister to the famed Nice Detective. The film was initially set to get a theatrical launch from Legendary, however issues have modified monitor for the reason that pandemic and now this contemporary tackle the Sherlock Holmes legend is headed to the streaming web site.
This morning, Netflix revealed our first have a look at the movie within the type of two photos – see under. The primary unveils Brown in character as Enola, apparently telling us that the character will break the fourth wall – a quirk that director Harry Bradbeer has introduced over from his comedy collection Fleabag. And the second reveals all three Holmes siblings collectively, with Brown’s Enola depicted together with her brothers Sherlock (Henry Cavill) and Mycroft (Sam Claflin).
Whereas talking to USA At present, Brown gave some perception into the character of Enola, initially created by writer Nancy Springer for a collection of six YA novels.
“What you’re watching is a younger woman looking for herself in hectic chaos that she doesn’t actually know the right way to deal with, however that’s simply type of life on the whole for a teenage woman.”
Viewers can count on Enola to share her iconic older brother’s mind as effectively, although with a extra pronounced humorousness.
“She was so clever, however she used it in additional of a humorous means whereas Sherlock Holmes actually didn’t.”
It sounds just like the actress and Cavill even developed one thing of a brother/sister dynamic off-screen whereas making the film. The truth is, Brown revealed to USA At present that she made positive to harass the Superman star as a lot as attainable.
“Clearly, me being me, I irritated Henry on daily basis,” Brown stated. “I used to be all the time telling him concerning the boys I preferred in hair and make-up, and he’d be like, ‘Millie, shut up. I don’t wish to hear this.’”
For extra, right here’s the total synopsis for Enola Holmes, which is predicated off a script by award-winning author Jack Thorne (Harry Potter and the Cursed Little one) and co-stars Helena Bonham-Carter because the matriarch of the Holmes household.
“Based mostly on the beloved Edgar-nominated guide collection, ENOLA HOLMES tells the story of Sherlock and Mycroft Holmes’ rebellious teen sister Enola, a gifted super-sleuth in her personal proper who usually outsmarts her good siblings. When her mom mysteriously disappears on her 16th birthday, Enola seeks assist from her older brothers. However quickly realizing they’re much less excited about fixing the case than in packing her off to ending faculty, Enola does the one factor a sensible, resourceful and fearless younger 1880s lady can do… she runs away to London to search out her. Assembly a forged of memorable characters alongside the best way, Enola’s caught in the midst of a conspiracy that might alter the course of political historical past. ENOLA HOLMES places a dynamic new feminine twist on the world’s best detective and his good household.”
Enola Holmes has but to be given a launch date, however it’s positively on its method to Netflix.