JEKYLL AND HYDE
Writers: Charlie Higson.
Director: Stewart Svaasand.
Producer: Foz Allan.
Executive Producer: Francis Hopkinson.
Starring: Tom Bateman, Richard E Grant and Natalie Gumede.
A brand new, ten-part action adventure drama, to be dramatised by ITV Studios. Set in 1930’s London at a time of Hollywood glamour, aerodynamic cars and monster movies, this series will pay homage to the Stevenson novel, and focus on the young, attractive, troubled hero, Robert Jekyll, the grandson of the original doctor.
At the heart of the drama is Robert Jekyll’s quest to discover his real identity, his true family history and the nature of his ‘curse’. Jekyll transforms into Hyde in moments of extreme anger, stress and when his or the lives of others are threatened.