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[11/19/14 - 08:21 AM]
PBS Unveils New Titles as Part of Winter/Spring Season and Expanded Sunday Night Drama Lineup in 2015
Highlights include newcomers "Grantchester," "Wolf Hall," "Poldark" and "Indian Summers."

[11/03/14 - 04:07 AM]
More "Masterpiece" Coming to PBS in 2015
Highlights include new seasons of "Downton Abbey" and "Mr. Selfridge" plus the premiere of "Wolf Hall."

[05/08/14 - 07:08 AM]
Damian Lewis Joins the Cast of Epic "Masterpiece" on PBS Drama "Wolf Hall"
He will play Henry VIII opposite Mark Rylance as Thomas Cromwell in the much anticipated adaptation of Hilary Mantel's Booker Prize-winning novels which has begun filming.

[11/17/11 - 10:59 PM]
Development Update: Thursday, November 17
Updates include: "The Ricki Lake Show" a go for fall 2012; Endemol Studios books two imports at ABC; and FX passes on "Outlaw Country," to retool "Powers."







WOLF HALL (PBS)
BROADCAST HISTORY:
4/5/15 - 5/10/15
STATUS:
telefilm/mini-series in the can
DESCRIPTION:
(from PBS's press release, November 2014) On April 5, three-time Tony(R) Award-winning actor Mark Rylance (Twelfth Night) and Emmy(R) Award-winner Damian Lewis (Homeland) star as Thomas Cromwell and Henry VIII in Wolf Hall, a highly anticipated adaptation of Hilary Mantel's Booker Prize-winning novels Wolf Hall and Bring Up the Bodies. The six-part series charts the shrewd and brilliant rise of Cromwell in the Tudor court - from a blacksmith's son to Henry VIII's closest advisor.
PRINCIPAL CAST INFORMATION:
· Anton Lesser as Thomas More
· Bernard Hill as Duke of Norfolk
· Charity Wakefield as Mary Boleyn
· Claire Foy as Anne Boleyn
· Damian Lewis as Henry VIII
· Jessica Raine as Jane Rochford
· Joanne Whalley as Katherine of Aragon
· Jonathan Pryce as Cardinal Thomas Wolsey
· Mark Gatiss as Stephen Gardiner
· Mark Rylance as Thomas Cromwell
· Mathieu Amalric as Chapuys
· Natasha Little as Liz
· Richard Dillane as Duke of Suffolk
· Saskia Reeves as Johane
· Thomas Brodie-Sangster as Rafe Sadler
CREW INFORMATION:
· Hilary Mantel as BOOK
· Peter Kosminsky as DIR
· Peter Straughan as WRTR
GENRE(S):
· based on a book
· mini-series
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· BBC Worldwide Productions
· Company Pictures
· Playground