Monday, November 23, 2015

Casting News - Michael Kelly & Jonathan Pryce to Co-Star on FX's Upcoming Drama 'Taboo' Starring Tom Hardy

Casting News - November 23, 2015

FX's Taboo.

  • The eight-episode drama starring Tom Hardy has started production in London this week. The international cast includes Michael Kelly (House of Cards) as an American doctor named Dumbarton; Jonathan Pryce (Game of Thrones) as James Delaney's (Hardy) nemesis, Sir Stuart Strange; Oona Chaplin (The Crimson Field) as James' half-sister, Zilpha; David Hayman as James' man-servant, Brace; Jessie Buckley as Lorna Bow, who lays claim to James' father's will; Ashley Walters as a dangerous woman from James' past in Africa; Jefferson Hall as Zilpha's husband, Thorne Geary; Ed Hogg as a cross-dressing spy, Godfrey; Leo Bill as Stuart's ruthless, fashion-forward accomplice, Wilton; Christopher Fairbank as Ibbotson, to whom James owes a favor; Richard Dixon as Stuart's right-hand man, Pettifer; Jason Watkins as the Prince Regent's right-hand man, Solomon Coop; and Nicholas Woodeson as the Delaney family's lawyer.