Dan Stevens is Charles Dickens in ‘Man Who Invented Christmas’ Trailer
Bleecker Street recently released the trailer and poster for The Man Who Invented Christmas, the upcoming comedic, fantastical tale of Charles Dickens with “Legion” star Dan Stevens as a young Dickens in the story of the six weeks in which he brought A Christmas Carol to life.
Co-starring Christopher Plummer as the cold-spirited Ebenezer Scrooge, and Jonathan Pryce as Dickens’ father, The Man Who Invented Christmas is directed by veteran Indian filmmaker Bharat Nalluri, from a screenplay by Susan Coyne based on Les Standiford’s book of the same name.
Check out the trailer and poster below.
The Man Who Invented Christmas tells the magical journey that led to the creation of Ebenezer Scrooge (Christopher Plummer), Tiny Tim and other classic characters from A Christmas Carol. The film shows how Charles Dickens (Dan Stevens) mixed real life inspirations with his vivid imagination to conjure up unforgettable characters and a timeless tale, forever changing the holiday season into the celebration we know today.
The Man Who Invented Christmas opens in theaters November 22.