Ronan plays the titular Scottish queen on a mission to overthrow the presiding English monarchy, while Robbie portrays Elizabeth I, fighting to maintain her spot on the English throne. Be sure to check out the first Mary Queen of Scots trailer, courtesy of the Focus Features YouTube channel, for yourself below.
In fact Ronan has been nominated three times, most recently for Lady Bird this year, while Robbie earned her first for Best Actress for I, Tonya then too.
Despite the fact they shared the same ancestry, the pair's fierce rivalry will eventually lead to death, destruction and despair. Watch the Mary Queen of Scots trailer below.
Consequently, Mary is seen as a direct threat to Elizabeth's rule, gaining public support as a handsome, tenacious monarch, standing in contrast to the irascible "Virgin Queen", Elizabeth, the last of an imminently extinct house with no heirs.
A digitally recreated Linlithgow Palace features in the new trailer.
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The cast also includes Jack Lowden (Dunkirk, England is Mine), Joe Alwyn (The Sense of an Ending, Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk), Martin Compston (Sweet Sixteen, Line of Duty), Gemma Chan (Captain Marvel), Ismael Cordova (The Catch), Ian Hart (The Terror), Adrian Lester (Riviera), James McArdle (Star Wars: The Force Awakens), and Brendan Coyle (Downton Abbey, Me Before You). The film, which boasts a screenplay from House of Cards creator Beau Willimon, looks to be a visually sumptuous look at friendship, womanhood, and betrayal.
Mary Queen of Scots is set for an 18 January release in the United Kingdom - so it seems like this could be a real Oscar contender come 2019. But she comes up against Elizabeth I (Margot Robbie), who rules over both England and Scotland, and the two fiercely independent women in a male-dominated world engage in a battle for the throne.
The film, which hits theaters December 7, centers on the rival monarchs Mary of Scotland (Ronan) and Elizabeth of England (Robbie). Each young Queen beholds her "sister" in fear and fascination.
It continues: "Rivals in power and in love, and female regents in a masculine world, the two must decide how to play the game of marriage versus independence".
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