Robert Pattinson and Lily-Rose Depp have joined the cast of David Michod’s Netflix original production “The King,” the Shakespeare-inspired film starring Timothee Chalamet and Joel Edgerton. Shooting starts in Britain on Friday. This will be the second film Pattinson does with Michod as he started in his career defining film, ‘The Rover,’ in 2014.

Chalamet stars as the young, disgraced Prince Hal, who inherits the crown and must learn what it means to be a king, while Pattinson is set to play the French Dauphin.

Joel Edgerton, who penned the screenplay for The King with director David Michôd, will also star as Falstaff. The ensemble is rounded out by Ben Mendelsohn (Rogue One: A Star Wars Story) as King Henry IV, Johnny Depp’s daughter Lily-Rose Depp as Princess Catherine, Sean Harris (who played Macduff in the Michael Fassbender-led Macbeth) as William, Tom Glynn-Carney (Dunkirk) as Hotspur, and Thomasin Harcourt McKenzie (Leave No Trace) as Philippa.

“The King” is Michod’s second film for Netflix following last year’s “War Machine,” starring Brad Pitt. “The King” is adapted by Michod and Edgerton from Shakespeare’s historical plays “Henry IV, Part 1,” “Henry IV, Part 2” and “Henry V.”

Liz Watts, who worked with the director on both “Animal Kingdom” and “The Rover,” will produce for Australia’s Porchlight Films, alongside Edgerton, Michod and Pitt’s production company, Plan B.

“The King”is scheduled to debut on Netflix worldwide in 2019.

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