SHERWOOD is a new BBC1 crime drama series inspired partly by real events.
Written by James Graham, the drama boasts an all-star cast.
Who stars in Sherwood?
Actor David Mark Joseph Morrissey is Described by the British Film Institute as "one of the most versatile English actors of his generation.
He is best known for his roles as The Governor In AMC's The Walking Dead, Jackson Lake In Doctor Who, and Tyador Borlú In The City & The City.
Morrissey plays Detective Chief Superintendent Ian St Clair in Sherwood, a lifer in the Nottinghamshire constabulary who has risen through the ranks to the upper echelons.
Lesley Ann Manville is an English actress known for her appearances in the films Grown-Ups, High Hopes, Secrets & Lies, Topsy-Turvy, All or Nothing, Vera Drake, Another Year, and Mr. Turner.
She has been nominated for three British Academy Television Awards.
Manville will portray Princess Margaret, Countess of Snowdon in the final two seasons of the television series The Crown.
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Robert Glenister is best known for his roles as con man Ash "Three Socks" Morgan in the BBC television series Hustle and Nicholas Blake in the spy drama Spooks.
He is the son of the television director John Glenister and the older brother of actor Philip Glenister.
Glenister plays Detective Inspector Kevin Salisbury in Sherwood, a Metropolitan Police, who has little desire to return to Ashfield.
Joanne Froggatt is best known for her portrayal of Anna Bates in the ITV period drama series Downton Abbey.
For this role, she received three Emmy nominations for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series, and won the Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress on Television in 2014.
From 2017 to 2020, she starred in the ITV drama series Liar.
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