Olivia Williams as Suzy

 Shirley Henderson as Suzy Scott

Award winning British actress well known for her work on Southcliffe, Harry Potter, Bridget Jones' Diary and many others. Shirley's work has been awarded by the London Critics Circle, British Independent Film Awards and BAFTA - and she continues to build a strong reputation for fearless groundbreaking acting.


DAVID THEWLIS as Daniel Anderson

After bursting into British screens with his unforgettable turn in Mike Leigh's Naked, Palm D'Or-winning actor David Thewlis has been building a solid career in many more high profile feature films, not least as Professor Lupin in the Harry Potter series.





SEAN BEAN as Guy Perry

Multi-award winning actor Sean Bean has built a strong portfolio since the days of the much-loved Sharpe series.

His role as Boromir on the Lord Of The Rings trilogy has justifiably put him on the A-list and given him the opportunity to display his wide ranging talents, not least with his Emmy- winning performance on TV series 'Accused'.



The mist lopes across the valley in long strides, like ghosts of racehorses past, striding through the morning mist their paces vibrating through the earth a-gallop, a-gallop, a-gallop. This is the way the Queen's men ride. Leaning over their long-necked steeds, nostrils steaming, breathe freezing, the cold air filling their sluggish dragged out of bed lungs with excitement as the blood courses through them, a-gallop, a-gallop. a-gallop.
 

 JOAN COLLINS as Marie Hellman

Practically needing no introduction, Joan Collins has had a long and illustrious career in theatre, TV and film, the highlights of which are well and firmly planted in the nation's psyche: Dynasty and The Virgin Queen, to name but a few. It would be unfair to single out her smash hits, for as an award-winning actress she also delivered some top performances opposite legends Bette Davis and Nigel Hawthorne.