The new Danny Boyle-directed movie asks the query: What if The Beatles had by no means existed?
Imagine a world with out The Beatles. That’s the premise of the brand new film Yesterday, which dropped its first trailer on Tuesday (Feb. 12).
Directed by Danny Boyle, the upcoming musical comedy tells the story of Jack, a struggling musician who wakes up after a worldwide energy outage to an alternate universe the place The Beatles by no means existed. Seizing the weird alternative to move The Fab Four’s songs off as his personal, Jack skyrockets to success, rapidly being labeled the best singer/songwriter of all time as a complete new wave of Beatlemania takes over the world.
The movie stars newcomer Himesh Patel within the lead position alongside Lily James, Kate McKinnon and Ed Sheeran, and can characteristic basic Beatles hits like “Let It Be,” “Hey Jude,” "I Want to Hold Your Hand" and, after all, “Yesterday.”
Watch the complete trailer under. Yesterday is about to hit theaters June 28.