The Kid Who Would Be King (2019) Movie Review and Cast


The Kid Who Would Be King is a 2019 fantasy film. The screenplay of the movie is written and directed by Joe Cornish. The kid who would be king movie is a British-American venture. The Movie stars include Louis Ashbourne Serkis, Tom Taylor, Rebecca Ferguson, and Patrick Stewart.

This film is scheduled to be released on the 25th of January 2019 in the United States. It is scheduled to be released on the 15th of February 2019 in the United Kingdom. This movie will be released by 20th Century Fox.

The Kid Who Would Be King Movie Cast

  • Louis Ashbourne Serkis as Alex Elliot
  • Rebecca Ferguson as Morgan “Morgana” le Fay. She is an evil sorceress and old enemy of Merlin. Morgan half-brother King Arthur is also her enemy and all of Camelot.
  • Angus Imrie as Merlin: a wizard who was an ally of King Arthur. In this movie, Merlin takes the form of a teenager in order to keep watch over Alex.
  • Patrick Stewart acted as Merlin in his real form.
  • Dean Chaumoo as Bedders
  • Rhianna Doris as Kaye
  • Denise Gough as Mrs. Elliot
  • Tom Taylor as Lance
  • Jag Patel as Office Worker Passerby
  • Nick Mohammed as Mr. Boyle
  • Zak Holland as Student Fighter
  • Mikaél Frimpong as Student Fighter
  • Sean Coleman as Student Fighter
  • Joey Ansah as Police Officer
  • Archie Caswell-Chappell as Student Fighter
  • Amir Wilson as Boy
  • Connie Jenkins-Greig as Student Fight Commander
  • Genevieve O’Reilly as Sophie
  • Jacob Percival as Student
  • Jared Stewart as Student Fighter
  • Annelle Olaleye as Kaye’s Sister
  • Eileen Davies
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The Kid Who Would Be King Movie Plot

The movie plot follows a young boy who finds King Arthur’s legendary sword Excalibur. He has to stop an ancient enchantress from destroying the world.


The Kid Who Would Be King Movie Overview

Directed byJoe Cornish
Produced by
  • Nira Park
  • Tim Bevan
  • Eric Fellner
Written byJoe Cornish
  • Louis Ashbourne Serkis
  • Tom Taylor
  • Rebecca Ferguson
  • Patrick Stewart
Music byElectric Wave Bureau
CinematographyBill Pope
Edited by
  • Jonathan Amos
  • Paul Machliss
  • 20th Century Fox
  • Working Title Films
  • Big Talk Productions
Distributed by20th Century Fox
Release date
  • 25 January 2019 (United States)
  • 15 February 2019 (United Kingdom)
Running time
120 minutes
  • United Kingdom
  • United States
Box office$822,990


The Kid Who Would Be King Movie Trailer