The first trailer for What’s Love Got to Do With It? starring Lily James, Shazad Latif, and Emma Thompson has been released. The British romantic comedy film is a cross-cultural rom-com about love and marriage, set between London and South Asia. Watch the trailer below.
What’s Love Got to Do With It? Plot
What’s Love Got to Do With It? plot follows, “Zoe (Lily), for whom swiping right has only delivered an endless stream of Mr. Wrongs, to her eccentric mother Cath’s (Thompson) dismay. For Zoe’s childhood friend and neighbor Kaz (Shazad), the answer is to follow his parents’ example and chooses to an arranged marriage to Maymouna (Sajal), a bright and beautiful bride from Pakistan. As Zoe films Kaz’s journey from London to Lahore to marry a stranger, chosen by his parents, she begins to wonder if she might have something to learn from a profoundly different approach to finding love.”
What’s Love Got to Do With It? Cast Details
The film stars Lily James as Zoe, Emma Thompson as Cath, Sajal Ali as Zoya, Shazad Latif as Kazim, Rob Brydon, Shabana Azmi as Aisha Khan, Asim Chaudhry, and Jeff Mirza as Zahid Khan.
Directed by Shekhar Kapur, from a script penned by Jemima Khan. Tim Bevan, Eric Fellner, Jemima Khan, and Nicky Kentish are producing. Executive producers are Ron Halpern, Anna Marsh, Joe Naftalin, Sarmad Masud, Sarah Harvey, Lucas Webb, and Katherine Pomfret.
What’s Love Got to Do With It? Release Date
What’s Love Got to Do With It? will have its world premiere at the 2022 Toronto International Film Festival on September 10, 2022, and will hit theaters on January 27, 2023.