Netflix released the first look trailer for The School for Good and Evil, which is based on Soman Chainani’s 2013 novel of the same name. Created by Paul Feig from the screenplay written by Vanessa Taylor, David Magee, and Feig. The School for Good and Evil premieres on Netflix in September 2022. Watch the trailer below.
Netflix summary for The School for Good and Evil follows the adventures of best friends Sophie and Agatha, who are kidnapped to the School for Good and Evil. After their fortunes are reversed, they try to figure out a way to return home, and their friendship is put to the test.
The School for Good and Evil stars Sophia Anne Caruso as Sophie and Sofia Wylie as Agatha, alongside Laurence Fishburne as the School Master, Michelle Yeoh as Professor Emma Anemone, Jamie Flatters as Tedros, Kit Young as Rafal, Peter Serafinowicz, Kerry Washington as Professor Clarissa Dovey, Charlize Theron as Lady Lesso, Earl Cave as Hort, Freya Theodora Parks as Hester, Demi Isaac Oviawe as Anadil, and Kaitlyn Akinpelumi as Dot.
The School for Good and Evil Story
The plot of the bestselling six-book series centers on Sophie and Agatha, best friends who discover where fairytale legacies go to school: the School for Good and Evil, where ordinary boys and girls are trained to be fairy tale heroes and villains. With her princess ambitions, Sophie knows she’ll be picked for the School for Good and join the ranks of past students like Cinderella and Snow White. Meanwhile, Agatha, with her grim aesthetic and wicked cat, seems a natural fit for the villains in the School for Evil. Yet soon the girls find their fortunes reversed. What if the mistake is the first clue to discovering who Sophie and Agatha really are?
The School for Good and Evil Poster
The first book in Chainani’s series, The School for Good and Evil, has sold over 2.5 million copies and been translated into 30 languages on six continents.