The Great Gatsby - Trailer

The Great Gatsby has premiered its first trailer.

Directed by Baz Luhrmann, The Great Gatsby is based on F Scott Fitzgerald's classic novel of the same name. Nick Carraway, a Midwesterner now living on Long Island, finds himself fascinated by the mysterious past and lavish lifestyle of his neighbor, Jay Gatsby. He is soon drawn into Gatsby's circle, becoming a witness to obsession and tragedy.

The Great Gatsby sees Leonardo DiCaprio take on the role of Jay Gatsby, Tobey Maguire plays the part of Nick Carraway, and Carey Mulligan stars as Daisy Buchanan. The supporting cast also includes Indian cinema icon Amitabh Bachchan as Meyer Wolfsheim, Isla Fisher as Myrtle Wilson and Joel Edgerton as Tom Buchanan.

The Great Gatsby is due to arrive in cinemas on December 26.