The movie takes place in the deep, forested marshlands of North Carolina between 1952 and 1969, and follows the story of a young woman named Kya (Daisy Edgar-Jones), whose life takes a turn for the worse when she’s named the number one suspect in the murder of her ex-love interest.
It also stars Edgar-Jones, Taylor John Smith, Harris Dickinson, Michael Hyatt, Sterling Macer Jr., and David Strathairn.
The movie is adapted from the best-selling 2018 novel of the same title by Delia Owens. It is backed by Reese Witherspoon and her Hello Sunshine productions along with 3000 Pictures.
It was adapted by Lucy Alibar and directed by Olivia Newman.
American singer-songwriter, Taylor Swift has created an original song titled “Carolina“, for the upcoming thriller.
“Where The Crawdads Sing” is set to hit theatres on July 22.