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Ben Whishaw cast as lead in BBC Two drama London Spy

Ben Whishaw is to play the lead role of Danny in BBC Two’s forthcoming drama series, London Spy. The five-part series from acclaimed author Tom Rob Smith has been described as a “gripping, contemporary and emotional thriller” and sees an innocent young romantic drawn into a dangerous world of espionage. “Ben Whishaw is quite simply one of the best actors in the country. It’s an extraordinary privilege, as a writer, to have him play the

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.