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New Trailer for Netflix’s Anne of Green Gables

Angel Cruz

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Angel Cruz is a professional enthusiast, living and writing in Toronto. She has been blogging about books since May 2011–her favourite genres are magic realism, contemporary fiction, and historical fiction. You can also find her at Women Write About Comics, reviewing front/backlist books and manga, as well as critically examining Asian representation in both Western and Asian media. Her copy of The Portable Dorothy Parker is paged through more often than is probably healthy. Ice cream, Broadway musicals, and Arashi are her lifeblood. Blog: Angel Cruz Writes Twitter: @angelcwrites

L.M. Montgomery’s classic novels and her unforgettable heroine are coming to Netflix, and this new trailer for Anne revels in the whimsy and heart that have always characterized Anne of Green Gables.

Amybeth McNulty is a bright presence on the screen as she narrates the story of Princess Cordelia, while viewers see a tentative but stubborn Anne begin to find her place in Green Gables. Diana, Gilbert, and the rest of Anne’s world light up around her, and I know I’m looking forward to catching up with the show, already airing on the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation.

Whether you’re new to Green Gables, or a frequent guest, the series looks like it’s worth at least a few days of binge-watching. After all, as Anne says: wouldn’t it be wonderful for every day to be an adventure?