Dove is played by Ellie Bamber in the upcoming Disney+ program Willow. Dove is a kitchen helper who is later discovered to have remarkable skills that allow her to join the journey to save Princess Kit’s twin brother. While not much more is known about Dove at this time, fans can anticipate her to play an important part in the storyline. Bamber, who plays Dove in the film, is a young, talented actress who has previously appeared in films such as Nocturnal Animals and The Nutcracker and the Four Realms.
Ellie Bamber’s childhood, acting career, and Willow
Ellie Bamber was born to Zoe and David on February 2, 1997, in Surrey, England. During her early years as a student, Bamber allegedly attended Hawley Place School and obtained theater scholarships. The actress became a member of the Players’ Theatre Club when she was 12 years old. Bamber gained critical acclaim for her role as “Young Jenny” in a stage adaptation of Aspects of Love. She subsequently appeared in plays such as High Society and The Lady From the Sea.
Ellie Bamber made her cinematic debut in Carol Morley’s mystery drama The Falling, in which she played a schoolgirl. She subsequently appeared in Burr Steers’ comedy picture Pride and Prejudice and Zombies, with performers such as Lily James and Sam Riley. The actress then played Jake Gyllenhaal’s daughter, India Hastings, in Tom Ford’s renowned film Nocturnal Animals. She co-starred with Dominic West in the BBC One program Les Misérables, where she played Cosette for three episodes.
Ellie Bamber is seen conversing with Willow’s main actor Warwick Davis in humorous footage uploaded by Lucasfilm’s official YouTube page, who questions her about her experience viewing the original Willow picture in theaters. Bamber responded with the amusing observation that she hadn’t even been born at the time.
More information about the Willow trailer and storyline
Willow’s official trailer was published on September 10, 2022, and it provides a preview of the series’ several significant events. The teaser transports fans of the original film back to its beautiful fanciful world while maintaining its individual personality and tone. It shows a troop led by Willow on an exciting expedition to rescue a princess’s twin brother. The teaser promises a variety of exhilarating and touching moments while retaining a humorous and dramatic tone. According to Disney, the official summary of the planned program is as follows:
“It all started with an ambitious magician from a Nelwyn hamlet and a newborn girl destined to unify the kingdoms, who worked together to overthrow a wicked queen and expel the forces of darkness.”
According to the description,
“Now, in a magical realm teeming with brownies, sorcerers, trolls, and other mystical creatures, the adventure begins, as an unlikely band of heroes go on a perilous journey to locations far beyond their home, where they must confront their inner demons and band together to preserve their planet.”
The showrunner is renowned director Jonathan Kasdan, well known for his work on In the Land of Women and The First Time. Willow will be accessible on Disney+ on Wednesday, November 30, 2022.