Trailer for LADY MACBETH Starring Florence Pugh March 14, 2017 The debut feature of theatre director William Oldroyd, this adaptation of Nikolai Leskov novella’s ‘Lady Macbeth of the Mtsensk’ tells of a 19th century young bride who is sold into marriage to a middle-aged man. Rural England, 1865. Katherine (Florence Pugh) is stifled by her loveless marriage to a bitter man twice her age, and his cold, unforgiving family. When she embarks on a passionate affair with a young worker on her husband’s estate, a force is unleashed inside her so powerful that she will stop at nothing to get what she wants. Irish release – April 28, 2017.