Channel 5 unveils initially look at Jodie Turner-Smith as Anne Boleyn

Now, a new image introduced by the broadcaster has offered us our to start with search at Turner-Smith in character, dressed in Tudor garb and wearing the ill-fated queen’s famous initial necklace. 

The 3-section psychological thriller, which is slated to arrive on Channel 5 later on this 12 months, explores the last months of Anne’s everyday living from her viewpoint, pursuing the queen as she fights to safe a upcoming for her young daughter Elizabeth amid the shifting ability dynamics of her husband Henry VIII’s court docket. 

The outstanding ensemble solid incorporates I Could Demolish You star Paapa Essiedu as Anne’s brother George Boleyn, Mark Stanley as Henry VIII and Lola Petticrew as Anne’s rival – and Henry’s long run wife – Jane Seymour.

Turner-Smith is established to star as the Tudor queen

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Jamael Westman, who originated the purpose of Hamilton in the West End, performs Jane’s brother Edward, while Two Months to Live’s Thalissa Teixeira can take the job of Anne’s confidante Madge Shelton. 

The collection, which completed filming in Yorkshire in December, is prepared by Eve Hedderwick Turner and directed by Lynsey Miller, whose past credits include Channel 4 thriller Deadwater Fell and the BBC adaptation of The Boy with the Topknot.

It is created by Hannah Farrell and Faye Ward of Fable Photographs.

Talking to the Normal past yr, Farrell of Fable Pics claimed that she and Ward “wanted the show to reset people’s strategies of who Anne Boleyn was” and to “portray a entire world that genuinely speaks to the audience about their individual up to date world.”