[TV] Timothy Dalton Joins the Cast Of Showtime's Penny Dreadful Posted by Joseph Lee on 08.23.2013
He'll play an African explorer...
Coming Soon reports that Timothy Dalton (James Bond, Hot Fuzz, Toy Story 3) has joined the cast of Showtime's Penny Dreadful, which begins filming this fall for a 2014 premiere. He will play "Sir Malcolm", a hardened African explorer on a "deeply personal quest." He joins stars Josh Hartnett and Eva Green.
The series is created, written and executive produced by John Logan (Hugo, The Aviator) and executive produced by Logan's Desert Wolf Productions, along with Sam Mendes (American Beauty, Skyfall) and Pippa Harris (Revolutionary Road, Call the Midwife) of Neal Street. Of the eight episode episodes, the first two will be directed by Juan Antonio Bayona (The Orphanage, The Impossible).