Netflix debuted the full-length trailer for their adaption of Shadow and Bone based on Leigh Bardugo’s Grishaverse fantasy novels. The series premieres Friday, April 23rd and will span eight episodes with characters incorporated from Bardugo’s Shadow and Bone trilogy and Six of Crows duology.
Check out the trailer below:
Shadow and Bone is set in a “war-torn world where lowly soldier and orphan Alina Starkov has just unleashed an extraordinary power that could be the key to setting her country free. With the monstrous threat of the Shadow Fold looming, Alina is torn from everything she knows to train as part of an elite army of magical soldiers known as Grisha. But as she struggles to hone her power, she finds that allies and enemies can be one and the same and that nothing in this lavish world is what it seems. There are dangerous forces at play, including a crew of charismatic criminals, and it will take more than magic to survive.
The series stars Jessie Mei Li as Alina Starkov, Archie Renaux as Malyen Oretsev, Freddy Carter as Kaz Brekker, Amita Suman as Inej, Kit Young as Jesper Fahey, and Ben Barnes as General Kirigan.