Oscar-winner Helen Mirren and renowned British actor Sir Ian McKellen have been brought together in their new film, The Good Liar. The movie sees McKellen’s conman try to swindle Mirren’s rich widow, with thrilling consequences. Adapted from Nicholas Searle’s novel, here is everything you need to know about The Good Liar.
The UK and Ireland will be the first to see The Good Liar, which opens in cinemas on November 8.
After this, it will steadily be released across the globe, with the USA getting its chance to watch the movie on November 15, as other European and Asian countries follow.
The final release will be on January 1 in France.
All you need to know about The Good Liar (Image: New Line/Warner Bros)
According to New Line Cinema, the official synopsis reads: “Career con artist Roy Courtnay (Ian McKellen) can hardly believe his luck when he meets well-to-do widow Betty McLeish (Helen Mirren) online.
“As Betty opens her home and life to him, Roy is surprised to find himself caring about her, turning what should be a cut-and-dry swindle into the most treacherous tightrope walk of his life.”
Clearly the movie will be filled with twists and turns, which the trailer has already teased.
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