NEW 'TROY: FALL OF A CITY'
PHOTOS FROM BBC EPIC SAGA
reats from BBC
this Friday ahead of the festive weekend! Today, you can enjoy some new photos from their upcoming historical series TROY: FALL OF A CITY
which will air sometime early next year and we are still waiting for a trailer.
TROY: FALL OF A CITY
an epic tale of mortals and gods, has a
psychologically rich and sweeping narrative which goes back to the
story’s origins: to the judgement of Paris, his scandalous love affair
with Helen, and the ill-starred prophecy surrounding
|David Threlfall is King Priam of Troy|
Told from the perspective of the Trojan royal family at the heart of the
siege, TROY: FALL OF A CITY
is a rich story of love, intrigue, betrayal
and belonging. Combining thrilling adventure with heart-breaking
|Tom Weston Jones is the heroic and tragic prince Hector of Troy|
conveys the big themes of human existence and identity; of
people battling to retain their sense of humanity and compassion amid
the devastation and destruction of war.
THE CAST OF THE 8 PART DRAMA
he eight part saga, which will also air on Netflix after the run in UK, will see
and Bella Dayne
as Paris and Helen, the two lovers whose
|Louis Hunter and Bella Dayne are two epic brats Paris and Helen|
passionate affair plunges Greece and Troy into war, threatening to bring both empires to their knees. David Threlfall
plays Paris’ father, King Priam of Troy, alongside Frances O’Connor
as Hecuba, Queen of Troy, and Tom
|Robin Hood's Jonas Armstrong is King of Sparta Menelaos|
as their eldest son brave Hector.
They are joined by a cast including Joseph Mawle
as Odysseus, Chloe Pirrie
as Hector's wife Andromache, Johnny Harris
as Agamemnon, David Gyasi
as Achilles, and
|For some reason BBC thinks Achilles was black, played by David Gyasi|
as Menelaos, the King of Sparta whose marriage to Helen is destroyed when Paris arrives in his city.
Further casting includes Alfred
|As far as the spy's heard the series is still under production in South Africa|
as the Trojan general Aeneas, David Avery
as Xanthius, and Aimee-Ffion Edwards
as Priam and Hecuba’s daughter, Cassandra.