A FIRST take a look at the BBC’s new jail drama Time has been launched.
Sean Bean and Stephen Graham have joined forces for BBC’s new drama TimeCredit score: BBC
Filming has already began going down in and round Liverpool for the brand new collection.
Eddard Stark actor Sean will tackle the position of a trainer, husband, dad and killer all rolled into one referred to as Mark Hebden.
The guilt of his crime turns into an excessive amount of for him and arms himself into the police – and the drama follows how he tries to turn out to be accustomed to his new life behind bars.
Stephen, who is thought for his position in Line of Duty as PC John Corbett and Andrew “Combo” Gascoigne in This Is England, will play the character of a jail officer referred to as Eric Reid.
Sean Bean is estimated to have a web value of round £14,000,000Credit score: Getty – Contributor
Sean is most well-known for his position of Eddard Stark in Sport of Thrones
He quickly turns into examined throughout his time at work when a harmful inmate rubs him up the unsuitable manner by citing one thing he would not wish to discuss.
The brand new drama will discover how the pair will attempt to transfer on from their dodgy previous.
Talking out about his new position, Sean mentioned: “Attending to be concerned in a Jimmy McGovern drama once more is an actual privilege and it will likely be nice to be reunited with Stephen.
“Mark Hebden is one other of Jimmy’s advanced and fantastically written characters and I’m wanting ahead to bringing him to life on display.”
Stephen Graham has additionally starred within the likes of Broadwalk Empire, Snatch and GreyhoundCredit score: Getty – Contributor
Stephen Graham performed the position of PC John Corbett within the fifth collection of Line of Obligation in 2019Credit score: BBC
Stephen added: “It’s an absolute honour to be working with Jimmy once more, I’m feeling blessed. I’m excited to be working with Lewis as I’ve heard so many unbelievable issues about him as a director, I can’t wait to get caught in. After all, I’m made as much as be again on set with Sean.”
And author Jimmy could not be extra happy with the way it’s all going.
He mentioned: “The BBC have given me an excellent younger director and two of the best actors on the planet. I’m overjoyed.”
Stephen and Sean aren’t the one acquainted faces that viewers will recognise within the upcoming drama.
Royle Household actress Sue Johnston can also be a part of the star-studded solidCredit score: Getty – Contributor
Siobhan Finneran may also be starring within the new drama Credit score: Getty Photos – Getty
The likes of Completely satisfied Valley star Siobhan Finneran, Royle Household actress Sue Johnston, That is England’s Hannah Walters and The World Is Not Sufficient star David Calder may also star within the present too.
Sitting in Limbo’s Nadine Marshall, This Is England’s Michael Socha and 13’s Aneurin Barnard are additionally within the star-studded solid.
Time was given the inexperienced gentle by Controller or BBC Drama Piers Wenger and Chief Content material Officer Charlotte Moore.
Lewis Arnold will direct the collection and can work alongside govt producers Tom Sherry and Michael Parke and Simon Maloney.