Jekyll and Hyde

From ITV studios comes a brand new 10-part action/adventure/drama adaptation of the classic tale, Jekyll and Hyde stars Tom Bateman, Richard E Grant and Natalie Gumede. Conceived by acclaimed novelist Charlie Higson the series premiered Sunday 25th October and looks like one to watch. Set in the 1930's London the drama at it's heart is a story where the protagonist - young Robert Jekyll - seeks to find his real identity, his real family and nature of his "curse" which transforms him into his alternate form Hyde. In the lead role as Robert Jekyll is the dashing Tom Bateman who settles into both his role as the sensitive Jekyll and superhuman Hyde with ease. Richard E Grant plays Bulstrode the head of MI0 or "The Invisible Men" a secret government department. Finally there is Natalie Gumede who plays ...