A Personal Quest
His Dark Materials starts later this year, a BBC HBO co-production and its cast and crew took part in a panel at San Diego Comic-Con a couple of weeks ago so here’s that panel courtesy of our friends at Films That Rock…
Watch the Full Panel for His Dark Materials from the 2019 San Diego Comic Con moderated by EW editor-in-chief, JD Heyman and featuring Keen, James McAvoy, Lin-Manuel Miranda, and Ruth Wilson
Adapting Philip Pullman’s award-winning trilogy, which is considered a modern masterpiece of imaginative fiction, His Dark Materials follows Lyra, a seemingly ordinary but brave young woman from another world. Her search for a kidnapped friend uncovers a sinister plot involving stolen children and becomes a quest to understand a mysterious phenomenon called Dust. The series is executive produced by Jane Tranter, Jack Thorne, Julie Gardner, Tom Hooper, Toby Emmerich, Deborah Forte, and Dan McCulloch.