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Look: Guy Ritchie series 'The Gentlemen' gets posters, premiere date

Theo James stars in the new series "The Gentlemen." File Photo by Jim Ruymen/UPI
Theo James stars in the new series "The Gentlemen." File Photo by Jim Ruymen/UPI

Feb. 12 (UPI) -- Netflix is teasing the new show The Gentlemen.

The streaming service shared posters and a March premiere date for the action comedy series Monday.

The Gentlemen is based on the 2019 film of the same name, which was written and directed by Guy Ritchie and starred Matthew McConaughey and Charlie Hunnam.

The series follows Eddie (Theo James), a British aristocrat who inherits his father's estate, only to discover it is sitting on top of a marijuana empire owned by Mickey Pearson.

Giancarlo Esposito, Kaya Scodelario, Daniel Ings, Vinnie Jones and Joely Richardson also star.

Kaya Scodelario attends the Los Angeles premiere of "Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales" in 2017. File Photo by Jim Ruymen/UPI
Kaya Scodelario attends the Los Angeles premiere of "Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales" in 2017. File Photo by Jim Ruymen/UPI

James' poster shows him wearing a three-piece suit and features the caption "Fresh heir," while Esposito's includes the tagline "Sharp suits sharper knives."

Theo James attends the New York premiere of "The Divergent Series: Insurgent" in 2015. File Photo by John Angelillo/UPI
Theo James attends the New York premiere of "The Divergent Series: Insurgent" in 2015. File Photo by John Angelillo/UPI

Netflix shared a teaser trailer for the show in January.

The Gentlemen is created, written, directed and executive produced by Ritchie. The series premieres March 7.