Further casting has been announced for Richard III at the Trafalar Studios starring Sherlock and Fargo star Martin Freeman.
Jamie Lloyd’s new production, part of his second Trafalgar Transformed season of plays, will see Gina McKee (Our Friends In The North, Notting Hill) play Queen Elizabeth in the production and Maggie Steed (Jam and Jerusalem) play Queen Margaret, alongside Martin Freeman (Sherlock, Fargo) as Richard III.
Playing from 1 July to 27 September 2014, tickets go on general sale on 13 May 2014.
Other cast includes Simon Coombs as Tyrrel, Philip Cumbus as Richmond, Gerald Kyd as Catesby, Paul Leonard as Stanley, Forbes Masson as Hastings, Paul McEwan as King Edward IV/Bishop of Ely, Mark Meadows as Clarence/Lord Mayor, Lauren O’Neil as Lady Anne and Jo Stone-Fewings as Buckingham.
The production features designs by Soutra Gilmour, lighting design by Charles Balfour, sound & music by Ben and Max Ringham and fights by Kate Waters.