David Tennant is back on BBC AMERICA!
The channel has announced that its co-production Spies of Warsaw, the World War II-set miniseries which stars the former Doctor Who star, is set to premiere in the Dramaville block over two consecutive Wednesdays, April 3 and April 10, at 9/8c. The news comes on the heels of the announcement that Part 2 of Doctor Who Season 7 would premiere Saturday, March 30.
Your spring TV viewing just got a lot more interesting, didn’t it?
Here’s a teaser for the miniseries, co-starring Janet Montgomery:
Set in London, Paris, and Poland during World War II, the spy drama stars Tennant as French diplomat/aristocrat Colonel Jean-Francois Mercier, a war hero who is drawn into “a world of abduction, betrayal and intrigue in the diplomatic salons and back alleys of Warsaw.” He falls for a a Parisian lawyer for the League of Nations (played by Janet Montgomery), and their affair heats up as German tanks roll through the Black Forest.
Writers Dick Clement and Ian La Frenais (Across the Universe, Tracey Takes On…) adapted the Alan Furst novel, and Richard Fell is executive producing.