14 Sep 2017
Genre:
Drama, History
Duration:
0 hours 30 minutes
Age restriction:
TBC
Director:
Stephen Frears
Actors:
Simon Callow, Olivia Williams, Judi Dench, Michael Gambon
Victoria and Abdul

An extraordinary true story of a queen and her new best friend.

The extraordinary true story of an unexpected friendship in the later years of Queen Victoria's (Academy Award winner Judi Dench) remarkable rule. When Abdul Karim (Ali Fazal), a young clerk, travels from India to participate in the Queen's Golden Jubilee, he is surprised to find favor with the Queen herself. As the Queen questions the constrictions of her long-held position, the two forge an unlikely and devoted alliance with a loyalty to one another that her household and inner circle all attempt to destroy. As the friendship deepens, the Queen begins to see a changing world through new eyes and joyfully reclaims her humanity.

COMING 14 Sep 2017