The Lost King

2021 British comedy film about a woman's drive. Stars Steve Coogan.

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The Lost King

Comedy drama based on the discovery of Richard III's grave beneath a council car park in Leicester

Genre
Film
Released
2021
Star
Steve Coogan
Writers
Steve Coogan and Jeff Pope
Director
Stephen Frears
Producer
Dan Winch

Comedy drama based on the true story of King Richard III's grave being discovered below a non-descript council-owned car park in the city of Leicester, and focused on Philippa Langley, the Richard enthusiast and amateur historian whose passion and drive pushed the project - despite objection and ridicule from historians and academics.

Production Details

Release date
2021
Production company