GINA ISAAC (see actresses) and TIM TRESLOVE (see actors) have both just started rehearsals for Saturday Night & Sunday Morning at the Mercury Theatre in Colchester. Tony Casement directs them both in a new adaptation of Alan Sillitoe's novel which was immortalised in the award winning 1960 film starring Albert Finney.
We are very pleased that HANNAH STEELE (see actresses) has joined the cast of the eagerly anticipated BBC version of Wolf Hall. She will be playing Mary Shelton in the Company Pictures produced adaptation of the Booker Prize winning novel from Hilary Mantel. The six parter stars Mark Rylance as Thomas Cromwell.
Please try to catch ROSS O'HENNESSEY (see actors) who will be appearing as Commander Quattrone in the second series of Da Vinci's Demons on 4th April. He also appears in Holby City on Tuesday 17th as body builder Barry McKenzie.
FREDDIE ROGERS (see actors) is now working on The Beautiful Game at the Union Theatre. Having done mostly television work since leaving drama school, this will be the first time he performs professionally in a musical. The Andrew Lloyd-Webber piece follows a Belfast football team during the Troubles and runs from the 2nd of April until the 3rd of May.
SALLY SCOTT (see actresses) is in rehearsals for Sense and Sensibility at the Watermill Theatre, Newbury. She will be playing Elinor Dashwood in a production adapted and directed by Jessica Swale, which will run from the 3rd of April until the 10th of May.
IAN PIRIE (see actors) is shortly to play Chae Strachan, one of the leads in the feature film Sunset Song. The adaptation of the classic Lewis Grassic Gibbon novel shoots in New Zealand, Luxembourg and Scotland and is directed by the revered Terence Davies.
DANNY HORN (see actors) is currently rehearsing for The Dead Dogs at the Print Room, West London. This will be the first UK performance of the play by celebrated Norwegian playwright Jon Fosse, in a production directed by Simon Usher. The play runs from the 20th of March until the 12th of April, with previews from the 15th of March.
PATRICK ROMER (see actors) is now in rehearsals for A Life of Galileo at Birmingham Rep. The production, which Patrick was also in when it premiered in the RSC's 2012-2013 Winter Season, is directed by Roxana Silbert and will go on tour following its run in Birmingham of 28th February to 8th March.
A performance of hugely popular West End show War Horse will be broadcast live to cinemas around the world by NT Live on the 27th of February, featuring STEVE NORTH (see actors) playing the role of Ted Narracott. The show has been running for six years but this will be the first time it gets the NT Live treatment.