for the anticipated live action adaptation ofCinderella.
Based on the classic fairy tale,Downton Abbey
plays the titular character, who despite her treatment at the hands of her evil step-mother and step-sisters, shall make her way to the ball to meet and Prince Charming,Game of Thrones
Richard Madden.The trailer tells the tale as old as time, but the inclusion ofHelena Bonham Carter
as Cinderella's Fairy Godmother andCate Blanchett
as Cinderella's evil step-mother looks set to make this one of 2015's best films.
Helena's Fairy Godmother appears to have the best lines, as Cinderella exclaims of her new shoes: "They're made of glass?" before the Fairy Godmother replies: "And you'll find they're really comfortable."She then addsthe classic Cinderella line: "Now, you shall go to the ball."
Cate also looks like she is also set to have a ball with her role, as her wonderfully evil step-mother first appears on screen with a cat on a leash.
co-star Sophie McShera also stars alongside Holliday Grainger as the step-sisters.This first trailer may tell the familiar story of Cinderella, but it's the brilliant cast of up and coming actors as well as Kenneth's use ofa bright and vibrant palette of colours
and world-class special effects, as Cinderella transforms before our eyes in to her blue ball gown, as the pumpkin becomes a carriage, and the mice become horses, which make this trailer pop.Cinderella is out in the UK on 27 March.