Guillermo Del Toro’s ‘The Shape Of Water’ To Surface In December

LOS ANGELES, April 20 — Fox Searchlight has unveiled a release date for Guillermo Del Toro’s latest project — the Cold War film The Shape of Water.

Guillermo Del Toro’s ‘The Shape Of Water’ To Surface In December

The film — which stars Sally Hawkins, Octavia Spencer, Michael Shannon, Richard Jenkins, Doug Jones and Michael Stuhlbarg — will debut on December 8, and is described as an “other-worldly fairytale” set against the backdrop of Cold War era America circa 1963 (via Variety). 

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Guillermo Del Toro’s ‘The Shape Of Water’ To Surface In December

Elisa (Hawkins) is the main character — a lonely woman trapped in a life of silence and isolation within the hidden high-security government laboratory where she works, until her life is changed forever when she and her co-worker Zelda (Spencer) discover a secret classified experiment.

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Guillermo Del Toro’s ‘The Shape Of Water’ To Surface In December

Del Toro, who has previously helmed projects such as the action-packed Hellboy movies, and wrote and directed the Spanish-Mexican dark fantasy film Oscar-winning Pan’s Labyrinth, has also penned the screenplay for The Shape of Water with Vanessa Taylor, and produced with J. Miles Dale. — AFP-Relaxnews

Guillermo Del Toro’s ‘The Shape Of Water’ To Surface In December

Guillermo Del Toro’s ‘The Shape Of Water’ To Surface In December
Guillermo Del Toro’s ‘The Shape Of Water’ To Surface In December
Guillermo Del Toro’s ‘The Shape Of Water’ To Surface In December