The first trailer for the third installment of Night at the Museum has hit the web and it features Dan Stevens, former Matthew Crawley on Downton Abbey, as Sir Lancelot. Be still my heart!!!
In Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb security guard, Larry Daley, played by Ben Stiller leaves New York and heads to work at London’s British Museum, along with his gang of after-hours animated museum exhibits including, Pharaoh Ahkmenrah (Rami Malek), Teddy Roosevelt (Robin Williams), Attila the Hun (Patrick Gallagher), Sacajawea (Mizuo Peck), Roman centurion Octavius (Steve Coogan) and Jedediah (Owen Wilson).
While in London, Sir Lancelot, Dan Stevens (Downton Abbey’s former Matthew Crawley), joins the crew along with Pharoah Ahkmenrah’s powerful father played by Ben Kingsley and Rebel Wilson as a UK security guard.
The film also features Ricky Gervais reprising his role as Dr. McPhee and Mickey Rooney, in his final screen appearance before his death, who shot scenes with fellow night security guards Dick Van Dyke and Bill Cobbs.
Watch the trailer and tell us what you think:
Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb is out in theaters December 19th.
There will be a live Night at the Museum Twitter chat with Dan Stevens tomorrow, Thursday, July 31 at 12pm PT on the @20thcenturyfox Twitter. Send questions with the hashtag #AskLancelot.