Two children embark on a magical adventure through parallel universes.
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What We Know About "His Dark Materials"

Philip Pullman's best-selling trilogy is finally getting a TV adaptation. Here's what we know about "His Dark Materials" ... so far.

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2019   Unknown  

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Series cast summary:
Dafne Keen ...  Lyra Belacqua 8 episodes, 2019
Tyler Howitt Tyler Howitt ...  Billy Costa 8 episodes, 2019
Ian Peck ...  Cardinal Sturrock 8 episodes, 2019
Ruta Gedmintas ...  Serafina Pekkala 5 episodes
Robert Emms ...  Thomas 4 episodes
Ruth Wilson ...  Marisa Coulter 3 episodes, 2019
James McAvoy ...  Lord Asriel 3 episodes, 2019
Anne-Marie Duff ...  Ma Costa 2 episodes, 2019
Lin-Manuel Miranda ...  Lee Scoresby 2 episodes, 2019
Kate Rutter ...  Sister Betty 2 episodes, 2019
Nabil Elouahabi ...  Bright Eyed Man 2 episodes
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Storyline

His Dark Materials is one of the supreme works of imaginative fiction for both children and adults published in the 20th century. Northern Lights introduces Lyra, an orphan, who lives in a parallel universe in which science, theology and magic are entwined. Lyra's search for a kidnapped friend uncovers a sinister plot involving stolen children, and turns into a quest to understand a mysterious phenomenon called Dust. In The Subtle Knife she is joined on her journey by Will, a boy who possesses a knife that can cut windows between worlds. As Lyra learns the truth about her parents and her prophesied destiny, the two young people are caught up in a war against celestial powers that ranges across many worlds and leads to a thrilling conclusion in The Amber Spyglass. Written by ahmetkozan

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UK | USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

2019 (USA) See more »

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Dolby Digital

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Color

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16:9 HD
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Deborah Forte is a producer of this film. She previously worked on The Golden Compass (2007) and this is her second time working on an adaptation of Philip Pullman's trilogy. See more »

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