Warner Bros. has launched the first trailer for the Bill Condon drama ‘The Good Liar’ featuring Sir Ian McKellen and Helen Mirren.
Bill Condon, the Oscar-winning screenwriter of “Gods and Monsters,” directed and produced the film from a screenplay by Jeffrey Hatcher (“Mr. Holmes”), based on the widely acclaimed novel by Nicholas Searle.
Russell Tovey (TV’s Quantico) and Jim Carter (TV’s Downton Abbey) also star alongside McKellen and Mirren.
The film is released in the UK November 8th.
The Good Liar Synopsis
Career con artist Roy Courtnay (McKellen) can hardly believe his luck when he meets well-to-do widow Betty McLeish (Mirren) online. As Betty opens her home and life to him, Roy is surprised to find himself caring about her, turning what should be a cut-and-dry swindle into the most treacherous tightrope walk of his life.