Tag "Daniel Mays"

ITV announces casting details for Great Fire of London drama

Andrew Buchan is to star in ITV’s new drama about the Great Fire of London. Buchan will be joined by Rose Leslie, Daniel Mays (Mrs Biggs), Jack Huston (Boardwalk Empire), Oliver Jackson-Cohen (Dracula) and Charles Dance (Game of Thrones) in the four-part drama. A mixture of historical fact and fiction, The Great Fire tells the story of humble baker Thomas Farriner and his fabled involvement in the Great Fire of London. Broadchurch

Sky Arts reveal Playhouse Presents 2014 line up

Sky Arts’ comedy and drama strand Playhouse Presents… returns in May with a line-up of acclaimed talent, including Jo Brand, Simon Callow, Cara Delevingne, Lindsay Duncan, Kevin Eldon, Jane Horrocks, Daniel Mays, Matthew Perry, Billie Piper, Mark Strong, Sylvia Syms, Ashley Walters, Jason Watkins, Ben Whishaw and Richard Wilson.