### Millie Bobby Brown Returns to Netflix with “Damsel”
Millie Bobby Brown, best known for her breakout role in the global-hit series “Stranger Things,” is returning to Netflix but this time, ahead of the highly-anticipated fifth and final season of the show, she stars in a completely new venture—a feature film titled “Damsel.”
### “Damsel” Directed by Juan Carlos Fresnadillo
As revealed during Netflix’s Geeked Week, “Damsel” is directed by Juan Carlos Fresnadillo and promises to present audiences with a fresh narrative twist. Fans received an enticing glimpse of the project through the unveiling of its first official poster, with the streaming giant also announcing an exclusive preview set to be released on Saturday, November 11, 2023.
![First official poster for Damsel (credits: Netflix)](https://sm.ign.com/ign_es/screenshot/default/image_n38u.png)
### Unveiling the Plot of “Damsel”
Despite its title, Netflix ensures that “Damsel” is anything but a conventional fairy tale. Delving into the movie’s premise, the synopsis paints a grim picture for its protagonist, portrayed by Brown:
>An obedient damsel agrees to marry a handsome prince. She soon discovers that what her boyfriend’s family really wants is to sacrifice her to settle an old debt. Thrown into a cave with a fire-breathing dragon, she only has her wits and will to survive.
### The Cast and Crew behind the Movie
The film not only showcases the talents of Millie Bobby Brown in the lead role but also features a stellar supporting cast including Angela Bassett, Robin Wright, Ray Winstone, Nick Robinson, Brooke Carter, and Shohreh Aghdashloo. With Juan Carlos Fresnadillo helming the director’s seat and Dan Mazeau crafting the screenplay, “Damsel” is shaping up to be a highly anticipated production.
### Release and Expectations for “Damsel”
“Damsel” is set for a 2024 release exclusively on Netflix, though the exact premiere date remains a tantalizing mystery. Might this forthcoming weekend bring a surprise announcement on this front?
After a successful four-season run on “Stranger Things” and prior to its concluding season, Brown has already had a fruitful partnership with Netflix. She starred in the “Enola Holmes” film series, playing the astute teenage sister of Sherlock Holmes, with a sequel launched in 2022. Additionally, “The Electric State,” directed by Anthony Russo and Joe Russo, appears on Brown’s upcoming project repertoire.
With her steady rise in the entertainment industry and her continued collaboration with Netflix, Millie Bobby Brown’s role in “Damsel” is eagerly awaited by her fans and critics alike, as she transitions from the small town of Hawkins to the expansive realm of high-stakes fantasy adventures. Keep an eye on the coming weekend for potential updates on this exciting new film.