Where The Crawdads Sing movie: Taylor Swift song, watch trailer

Taylor Swift debuted a new song, “Carolina,” as part of the trailer for “Where The Crawdads Sing,” the movie based on the 2018 bestselling novel.

Taylor Swift debuted a new track, “Carolina,” as component of the trailer for “Where The Crawdads Sing,” the motion picture based mostly on the 2018 bestselling novel.


The trailer launch for the film adaption of the 2018 bestselling novel “Where the Crawdads Sing” came with a awesome surprise on Tuesday — specially for Taylor Swift enthusiasts.

The trailer for the film features a new song by Swift identified as “Carolina.” Swift wrote and performed the tune for the film.

“Crawdads” is now in production and is scheduled to be released this summer months.

We have compiled information and facts about the film, which is established in North Carolina, the trailer and Swift’s song underneath.

Here’s all the things to know about “Where The Crawdads Sing.”

What is ‘Crawdads’ about?

The “Where The Crawdads Sing” film is based on the 2018 bestselling novel of the same identify by creator Delia Owens.

Described on the formal film web site as a “captivating mystery,” the story follows Kya, who was abandoned as a younger girl and still left to raise herself in the “dangerous” marshlands of North Carolina.

Rumors about Kya, also identified as the “marsh girl,” circulated in her community, isolating her from some others — but Kya results in being drawn to two youthful adult men from town, opening herself to “a new and startling planet.”

When one particular of the boys is uncovered useless, Kya is accused by the group as the major suspect in his death.

“As the circumstance unfolds, the verdict as to what really occurred results in being increasingly unclear, threatening to reveal the several secrets that lay in the marsh,” the formal film synopsis reads.

Check out the trailer for the movie with ‘Carolina’ by Taylor Swift

Does that plot summary have you on the edge of your seat, seeking to see the film?

You will have to hold out a number of much more months to see the film in theaters, but you can get a far better feeling of what the motion picture will be like in the official trailer, which was unveiled Tuesday.

Coinciding with the trailer launch, Swift introduced in an Instagram publish that she has composed a tune for the film.

Swift reported the tune, identified as “Carolina,” was impressed by her individual examining of the novel.

“I preferred to create a little something haunting and ethereal to match this mesmerizing story,” Swift stated in her put up.

You can look at the trailer for the “Crawdads” movie right here, which features Swift’s new tune, or at wherethecrawdadssing.motion picture/trailer.


From ‘Crawdads’ reserve to film

“Where The Crawdads Sing” was introduced in August 2018 as writer Delia Owens’ debut novel.

As of February, the “Crawdads” novel has spent 150 weeks on the New York Times Bestsellers List.

In September 2018, the novel was chosen for actress Reese Witherspoon’s Hello Sunshine Guide Club.

In January 2021, it was announced that Witherspoon’s Hi there Sunshine media organization and Sony Shots would develop a film adaptation of the novel, with Witherspoon generating.

Filming began in spring 2021 in Louisiana. Owens posted on her internet site on July 2, 2021, and claimed that filming had wrapped.

Who is in the ‘Crawdads’ film?

In accordance to the official film internet site, the cast of “Where The Crawdads Sing” incorporates:

Daisy Edgar-Jones as Kya, the “marsh girl”

Taylor John Smith as Tate Walker, one of Kya’s love interests

Harris Dickinson as Chase Andrews, one of Kya’s appreciate passions

Sterling Macer Jr. as Jumpin’, a regional fuel station operator and friend of Kya

Michael Hyatt as Mabel, Jumpin’s spouse

David Strathairn as Tom Milton, Kya’s law firm

When is the ‘Crawdads’ film currently being launched?

The trailer and official movie web-site for “Crawdads” claims the movie will be released exclusively in theaters in July. The actual day is unclear at this time.

More information on ‘Crawdads’

You can stay up-to-day on information about the “Where The Crawdads Sing” motion picture on the film’s website, wherethecrawdadssing.film.

If you have not study the “Where The Crawdads Sing” novel and want to do so in advance of the motion picture is unveiled, you can locate much more information and facts about the reserve on creator Delia Owens’ web-site, deliaowens.com.

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Korie Dean is a reporter on The News & Observer’s provider journalism crew. She is a graduate of the Hussman College of Journalism and Media at UNC-Chapel Hill and a lifelong North Carolinian.