Universal Pictures (via Yahoo!) has debuted the new U.S. trailer and poster for Legend, the upcoming true story of the Kray twins, a pair of gangsters who controlled much of London’s organized crime in the 1960s, featuring Tom Hardy (The Dark Knight Rises, Mad Max: Fury Road) in the dual roles of Ronald and Reginald Kray. Check them out below!
From Academy Award winner Brian Helgeland (L.A. Confidential, Mystic River) comes the true story of the rise and fall of London’s most notorious gangsters, Reggie and Ron Kray, both portrayed by Tom Hardy in an amazing double performance. Legend is a classic crime thriller taking us into the secret history of the 1960s and the extraordinary events that secured the infamy of the Kray twins.
Legend also stars Emily Browning, Christopher Eccleston, Taron Egerton, Tara Fitzgerald, Chazz Palminteri and David Thewlis.
Cross Creek Pictures’ Brian Oliver and Tyler Thompson produce with Working Title Films’ Tim Bevan and Eric Fellner alongside Christopher Clark and Quentin Curtis. Legend opens in the UK on September 11 and in limited release stateside on October 2.