Trailer: Timothée Chalamet Is THE KING In David Michôd’s Shakespearean Epic August 28, 2019 “A king has no friends. A king has only followers and foe.” Arriving in cinemas on October 11th before hitting Netflix on November 27th, THE KING is the new film from Australian filmmaker David Michôd, and stars Timothée Chalamet, Sean Harris, Lily-Rose Depp, Robert Pattinson, and Ben Mendelsohn. Check out the teaser trailer below. Hal (Timothée Chalamet), wayward prince and reluctant heir to the English throne, has turned his back on royal life and is living among the people. But when his tyrannical father dies, Hal is crowned King Henry V and is forced to embrace the life he had previously tried to escape. Now the young king must navigate the palace politics, chaos and war his father left behind, and the emotional strings of his past life — including his relationship with his closest friend and mentor, the ageing alcoholic knight, John Falstaff (Joel Edgerton). THE KING is released in cinemas on October 11th before hitting Netflix on November 27th.