Victoria and Abdul directed by Stephen Frears and written by Lee Hall, based on the homonymous book by Shrabani Basu, follows Queen Victoria’s story and her improbable friendship with a young Indian Muslim employee, Abdul Karim, after one of her key employees.
General release date: November 2, 2017
Duration: Not available
Distributor: United International Pictures
Cast: Judi Dench, Ali Fazal, EddieIzzard, Tim Pigott-Smith,Adeel Akhtar
When Abdul Karim, a new official, travels from India to participate in Queens Golden Jubilee, he is surprised to find the favor of the Queen himself. As the queen asks for the objections of her long standing position, the two ask for an alliance unlikely and committed to the loyalty that tries to destroy her house and inner circle. As the friendship begins, Queen begins to see a changing world through new eyes and cheerful memoryof his humanity.