Tetris, Taron Egerton’s latest film, will debut on Apple TV+ on Friday, March 31, 2023. The film recounts the tale of the eponymous computer puzzle game and how one guy transformed it into a global sensation. Egerton plays the main character, Henk Rogers, and several others play important secondary roles. The film was created and produced by Noah Pink, a well-known Scottish filmmaker.
The Tetris teaser for Apple TV+ provides insight into the psyche of the guy who promoted a famous video game.
On February 16, 2023, Apple TV+ published the official teaser for the film, which gives a peek of several key events that will take place in the new film. The video begins with the masterfully established tone of Europe’s The Final Countdown, followed by the protagonist playing the eponymous game, which he characterizes as “the perfect game.” The video shows several scenes from the film in which Henk Rogers attempts to take the game to the next level after realizing its genius and genuine promise to take over the globe.
Overall, the video retains a slightly enigmatic but entertaining tone that comedy and biography fans will enjoy. According to Apple TV+ Press, here is the formal summary of the film:
”Tetris recounts the incredible tale of how one of the world’s most famous computer games reached devoted participants all over the world. In 1988, Henk Rogers (Taron Egerton) finds TETRIS and risks everything by going to the Soviet Union, where he teams up with creator Alexey Pajitnov (Nikita Efremov) to introduce the game to the people. “Tetris,” based on a true tale, is a Cold War-era drama on steroids, complete with double-crossing antagonists, unexpected champions, and a nail-biting sprint to the end.”
Viewers can anticipate an intriguing drama that examines how a guy went out of his way to transform an apparently commonplace game into a worldwide sensation, based on the official summary and teaser. In March 2023, the film was presented at the SXSW Film Festival, where it garnered mostly favorable reviews from reviewers.
Who plays Tetris? Details about the cast
Taron Egerton plays the lead, Henk Rogers, in the biography. Henk is a game creator and investor who recognizes Tetris’ real potential and is determined to make it a huge worldwide sensation. Henk’s trip is central to the plot, and it will be intriguing to see how his character is developed in the film. In the teaser, Egerton appears quite amazing, promising to give an unforgettable performance in the film. He captures Rogers’ genuine zeal and resolves while also depicting him with a distinct sense of comedy that adds another dimension to the character.
His other noteworthy film and television playing accomplishments include to mention a few, Kingsman: The Secret Service, Eddie the Eagle, Rocketman, and The Smoke. Other notable performers in crucial secondary parts include Nikita Yefremov as Alexey Pajitnov, Toby Jones as Robert Stein, Roger Allam as Robert Maxwell, and Anthony Boyle as Kevin Maxwell, among many others. Remember to tune in to Tetris on Apple TV+ on Friday, March 31, 2023.