The Outcast, the best seller, written by Sadie Jones and directed by Iain Softley, is coming to BBC television in July. The 2 x 90 minute drama which starts in pre war Britain, The story is quite dark and follows the life of Lewis, the adult part being played by George Mackay. I play a friend, Ed, he is one of the Lewis character’s friends, when they were children.
The filming took 8 weeks and took in many beautiful country settings and beautiful buildings. It is a lavish production by Blueprint Pictures and directed by Iain Softley, starring Greg Wise, Hattie Morahan and Jessica Brown Findlay.
Me and Greg Wise during filming. Short hair! Makes me look about 10! and Greg was lowered down, I am not that tall!