A couple of new photos have been released for the Mike Newell-directed drama film Great Expectations, which is based on the Charles Dickens classic. The film stars Jeremy Irvine as Pip, Toby Irvine as Young Pip, Helena Bonham Carter as Ms. Havisham, Ralph Fiennes as Magwitch, Robbie Coltrane as Mr. Jaggers, Jason Flemyng as Joe Gargery, Holliday Grainger as Estella, Helena Barlow as Young Estella, Ewen Bremner as Wemmick, Sally Hawkins as Mrs. Joe, David Walliams as Uncle Pumblechook, and Daniel Weyman as Arthur Havisham.
Orphan Pip rises from humble beginnings thanks to a mysterious benefactor. Moving through London’s class-ridden world as a gentleman, Pip uses his new status to pursue Estella, a beautiful, heartless heiress he’s always loved. The shocking truth behind his fortune will have devastating consequences for everything he holds dear.The film is written by David Nicholls. Great Expectations premieres in Ireland, UK on November 30th, 2012 and a US release date is still to be decided.