The Green Knight is an upcoming medieval fantasy film written and directed by David Lowery. It stars Dev Patel, Alicia Vikander, Joel Edgerton, Barry Keoghan, Ralph Ineson, Kate Dickie and Sean Harris. The story is based on the poem of Sir Gawain and the Green Knight.
It is scheduled to be released on May 29, 2020, by A24.
A fantasy adventure based on the Arthurian legend, The Green Knight tells the story of Sir Gawain (Dev Patel), King Arthur's reckless and headstrong nephew, who embarks on a quest to confront the eponymous Green Knight, a gigantic green-skinned stranger.
- Dev Patel as Sir Gawain
- Alicia Vikander as Lady / Esel
- Joel Edgerton as Lord
- Barry Keoghan as Scavenger
- Ralph Ineson as the Green Knight
- Sean Harris as King Arthur
- Kate Dickie as Queen Guinevere
- Erin Kellyman as Winfred
- Sarita Choudhury as Mother