Dominic Cooper and Rob Brydon will star in a historical fantasy satire about Lady Jane Grey.
The Amazon Prime series will explore the story of Grey, who was Queen of England for nine days before she was executed by her cousin and rival, Mary I.
Cooper, best known for the supernatural series Preacher and Captain America: The First Avenger, will take on the role of Lord Seymour.
While comedian Brydon, who stars in The Trip alongside Steve Coogan, will play Lord Dudley and Jim Broadbent, known for Bridget Jones’s Diary and The Duke, takes on the role of the Duke of Leicester.
Four weddings and one funeral of Anna Chancellor playing the mother of Lady Jane Frances Grey, Duchess of Suffolk.
Actor Will Keen and Laurence Award-nominated actress Olivier Kate O’Flynn also star in the film.
Glamor actress Emily Bader was previously announced as the short-lived queen of the 16th Century alongside the Department of Sexual Education actor Edward Bluemel and Killing Eve, who plays Guildford Dudley, the fiancé. hers.
The first season of My Lady Jane is based on the youth fiction novel of the same name by Brodi Ashton, Cynthia Hand, and Jodi Meadows.
Production for the Prime series began in August in London with the participation of co-presenters and executive producers, The Boys’ Meredith Glynn and Only Murders in the Building’s Jamie Babbit.
https://www.independent.ie/entertainment/dominic-cooper-and-rob-brydon-to-join-lady-jane-grey-historical-satire-series-42116839.html Dominic Cooper and Rob Brydon join historical satire series Lady Jane Grey