The first trailer released for the upcoming film starring Eddie Redmayne and Alicia Vikander, The Danish Girl, premieres online and is generating early Oscar buzz!
Fresh from his Oscar winning role playing Stephen Hawking in The Theory of Everything, Eddie Redmayne is taking on another real-life pioneer who helped change the world in The Danish Girl.
The film tells the story of Lili Elbe, a Danish artist, who became one of the first recipients of gender reassignment surgery and the movie's amazing first trailer details the unlikely story behind Elbe's transformation from Einar to Lili.
The film follow's Elbe's brave decision to transition into a woman, in an era when such a thing was inconceivable.
Watch the trailer:
"The Danish Girl" is directed by Tom Hooper and is based on David Ebershoff's book of the same name.