Iranian Embassy Siege Drama 6 DAYS Gets a Trailer

A trailer has been released for the based on true events 6 Days, which focuses on the siege of London’s Iranian Embassy in 1980. Six armed gunman held 26 people hostage for 6 days during the standoff.

Directed by Toa Fraser, 6 Days stars Jamie Bell, Mark Strong, Abbie Cornish, Emun Elliott, Nicholas Boulton, Martin Shaw, and Tim Dow.

6 Days will be in U.K. theaters on August 4th. No U.S. release date has been announced yet.

In April 1980, six armed gunmen stormed the Iranian Embassy in Princes Gate, London, taking 26 people inside hostage. Over the next six days a tense standoff took place, all the while a group of highly trained soldiers from the SAS prepared for a raid, the likes of which the world had never seen before.