BBC sets up Legacy

The BBC has unveiled the cast for its forthcoming one-off drama Legacy (1×90′), written by Paula Milne (The Politician’s Husband).



Charlie Cox (Boardwalk Empire), Romola Garai (The Hour), Andrew Scott (Sherlock) and Simon Russell Beale (The Hollow Crown) will take the lead in the espionage thriller set in 1970s London.

Based on the novel by Alan Judd, the story follows a young spy who discovers the truth about his father’s complex past.

Legacy is produced by Slim Film and Television. The producer is Rob Bullock and the executive producers are Simon Crawford Collins, Paula Milne, Alan Judd and Lucy Richer.
It is due to air on BBC Two.Source: BBC