Character: Robert Catesby
Created by Ronan Bennett, Daniel West
Directed by J Blakeson
Written by ?
Produced by Laurie Borg, Kit Harington, Ollie Madden, Daniel West, Stephen Wright
Air Date: ?
Genre: Drama | Period
Synopsis: Set in 1605, the historical drama is based around British radical Fawkes and a group of provincial English Catholics who attempted to blow up the House of Lords in UK Parliament and kill King James I in order to help restore a Catholic to the crown. The attempted plot, or Gunpowder Plot as its known, was foiled on November 5 when authorities at Westminster Palace found Fawkes guarding the explosives.
Other cast: Liv Tyler, Mark Gatiss, Tom Cullen, Peter Mullan