J K Rowling’s Strike – The Cuckoo’s Calling: the first trailer

Writing as Robert Galbraith, J K Rowling scored a huge hit (and not for the first time) with her novel, The Cuckoo’s Calling. The first in what’s become the Cormoran Strike series of novels (there have been three to date), it’s heading to the BBC imminently in a major drama adaptation.

The Cuckoo’s Calling is up first, with Ben Richards tackling the script for that one. The seven episode run will start on 27th August, with Tom Burke taking on the lead role of Cormoran Strike. And the BBC has just unleashed a new trailer for the show.

It looks like this…

The brilliant Holliday Grainger also stars, and J K Rowling has been closely involved with the production.

More on Strike – The Cuckoo’s Calling soon…