Michael Gambon & John Bishop Confirmed For Fearless

As filming begins on Fearless, ITV’s new six part legal thriller by Patrick Harbinson (Homeland), Michael Gambon has been confirmed to star alongside Helen McCrory (Peaky Blinders).

In Fearless, Emma Banville (Helen McCrory) investigates the killing of a schoolgirl in East Anglia and tries to free the man convicted of the murder. As she digs ever deeper into the case she senses that powerful forces in the police and intelligence services both at home and abroad are determined to stop her uncovering the truth.

Actor and comedian John Bishop also joins the series, along with Robin Weigert (Jessica Jones), Jonathan Forbes (Catastrophe), Wunmi Mosaku (Dancing On The Edge) and Jamie Bamber (Marcella).

The cast is rounded out by Christine Bottomley (In The Club), Rebecca Callard (Ordinary Lies), Emma Hamilton (Mr Selfridge), Kika Markham (Secret State), Jack Shepherd (The Politician’s Husband), Sam Swainsbury (Mum) and Rick Warden (Happy Valley).